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ADOLESCENCE, persons. That age which follows puberty and precedes the age of majority; it commences for males at fourteen, and for females at twelve years completed, and continues till twenty-one years complete.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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These findings of cognitive dysfunction with chronic hyperglycemia as indicated by the raised HbA1c level correlate well with the earlier reports.
But, rather, an older dog may be showing signs of cognitive dysfunction if they seem suddenly distant, confused or lost.
Adrian McCann, Ph.D., from Ulster University in the United Kingdom, and colleagues evaluated the relationship between area-level deprivation and risk of cognitive dysfunction using data from the Trinity, Ulster, and Department of Agriculture study from 2008 to 2012.
Maze, "Postoperative cognitive dysfunction after noncardiac surgery: a systematic review," Anesthesiology, vol.
Acetylcholine esterase inhibitors such as donepezil are commonly used for treatment of cognitive dysfunction in AD [23,24].
The drugs also have been linked to cognitive dysfunction, which can further raise the risk of falls and disability.
Objective: To determine the frequency of cognitive dysfunction in patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in a Pakistani population, presenting at a tertiary care Rheumatology setting.
"The only medical problem that I associate with attention demands is cognitive dysfunction," says behaviorist Katherine A.
Radiation therapy (RT) is standard treatment for cancers in the brain and is associated with cognitive dysfunction, particularly in children, resulting in loss of working memory or progressive dementia.

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