Agitation is a symptom of heightened tension leading to both psychological reactions and physical motions by the patient. Symptoms may include hyperactivity, alertness, psychomotor agitation, hyperarousal state, irritability, confusion, aggression, restlessness, and similar symptoms. Causes may be mental disorders (e ...

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An agitated mental state can arise from various mental and physical disorders. Agitation can be an early sign of a ...

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Is it true agitation? Psychomotor agitiation? Aggression? Irritability? Panic? Hyperactivity? Agitation refers to a particular mental state and associated behaviour ...

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