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Substance-Induced Persisting Dementia
BehaveNet® Clinical Capsule™: DSM-IV: Substance-Induced
Persisting Dementia - When Dementia persists
beyond resolution of Intoxication, Delirium, or Withdrawal effects, either
of medication, drugs of abuse, or exposure to toxic substances, this
Mental and Behavioural Disorders Due To
Psychoactive Substance Use F10-F19 -
Inhalant-Induced Persisting Dementia. Other
(or Unknown) Substance-Induced Persisting Dementia. Sedative-, Hypnotic-,
or Anxiolytic-Induced Persisting Dementia.
Substance-Induced Persisting Dementia - If a dementia persists after a
period of withdrawal, or develops during a period of dependence on a
substance, this diagnosis may be justified.
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