Traducción de delirium tremens en Español:

delirium tremens

delírium tremens, n.

Pronunciación /dɪˌlɪrɪəmˈtrɛmɛnz//dəˌlɪriəm ˈtrɛmənz//dɪˌlɪrɪəmˈtriːmɛnz/

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    delírium tremens masculino
    • Rum fits or delirium tremens (DT's) have had a death rate of 20% in the past but, with prompt appropriate treatment, mortality should now be much lower.
    • Major alcohol withdrawal or delirium tremens typically begins within 48 to 72 hours of the last drink, with peaking of symptoms on days 4 and 5.
    • With excessive intake the person may show widespread shaking, the Latin name for this being delirium tremens - a very serious condition.
    • The most serious form of withdrawal is called delirium tremens, or ‘DTs.’
    • The most serious acute withdrawal symptoms are seizures and delirium tremens, which most commonly occur with abrupt discontinuation.