PSEUDOSENILITY

Brought on by a number of factors, pseudo senility mirrors senile dementia but is reversible and acute in nature. Poor nutrition, drugs, alcohol or a metabolic disturbance can all be causes.

PSEUDOSENILITY: "Once Agnes was put on a healthy diet and was withdrawn from alcohol, her pseudo senility disappeared."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PSEUDOSENILITY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/pseudosenility/ (accessed December 4, 2020).
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