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injury, lack of oxygen, substance abuse, dementia, severe nutritional deficiency, electrolyte imbalances (low sodium, if it drops rapidly....), hypo tension (drop in blood pressure), severe irregular heart rate, sepsis (infection), Alzheimer's certain disease entities

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Intoxication, a stroke, drugs, a head injury.

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