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organic brain syndrome[ȯr′gan·ik ′brān ‚sin‚drōm]
A mental condition of multiple etiologies, resulting in diffuse impairment of brain tissue function and manifested by a complex of symptoms including impaired judgment and intellectual function, and often somatic and motor dysfunctions.
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