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Delirium tremens

Delirium tremens oppstår vanligvis etter en særlig langvarig og kraftig drikkeperiode. Typiske symptomer er forstyrrelser av bevissthet og oppmerksomhet, akutte sinnsforstyrrelser, kraftige skjelvinger og angst.

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Dette dokumentet er basert på det profesjonelle dokumentet Delirium tremens. Referanselisten for dette dokumentet vises nedenfor.

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