Mr.Smith (age 72) is brought to the hospital emergency room.His son explains that his father woke up this morning and was “not himself.” Mr.Smith was confused, agitated, and a bit

Mr.Smith (age 72) is brought to the hospital emergency room.His son explains that his father woke up this morning and was “not himself.” Mr.Smith was confused, agitated, and a bit frightened.He did not know his own name and could not recognize his son.His son reports that he had been completely fine, with no symptoms, prior to that morning.What does Mr.Smith appear to be suffering from?
A)amnestic disorder
B)delirium
C)neurocognitive disorder
D)Alzheimer’s disease


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