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An intoxicated 24yr old woman is brought to the ER because of femoral fracture sustained in a fall from a 2nd floor balcony. 2 days after internal fixation of the fracture, she is agitated, appears confused, demands to leave the hospital against medical advice and accuses the staff of torturing her. Pulse is 120/min, B.P 160/110. Which of the following best explains the behavior?
A. Acute stress disorder
B. Alcohol withdrawal delirium
C. Bipolar disorder
D. Delusional disorder
E. Post-traumatic stress disorder
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Ans B ........ alcohol withdrawl ..........
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B. Alcohol withdrawal delirium
typical case
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please label it as a Nbme qs ........ so that it doesnot spoil someones score .... thank you .....
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please label it as a Nbme qs ........ so that it doesnot spoil someones score .... thank you .....
it is uw step 2ck question there is alot of q came like this
idint know it is nbme
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