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My mothrr is talking out oc her head and has not slept in 24

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My mothrr is talking out oc her head and has not slept in 24 hours
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how long has she been behaving in this way?

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My mother is talking out of her head and has not slept in the last 24 hours

Dr. P. Jyoti :

does she have any known medical problem?

Customer:

She is 90 years old

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ok

Dr. P. Jyoti :

i am assuming that she was otherwise healthy

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this is something for which you need to see the doctor

Dr. P. Jyoti :

this could bes something like a mini-stroke

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such symptoms may be caused by a mini-stroke

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it may also be caused by acute psychotic episode, mania, etc

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hence it is important that you show her to a doctor ASAP

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ask for an MRI of the brain which will be confirmatory

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have her checked up at the earliest

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take care

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any further questions?

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if necessary you have to take her to the ER if you cannot talk to a doctor directly

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this is important to keep her safe

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specially because of her age

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best to take her to the ER

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take care

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