Stupor is a medical condition that interfere with the functioning of the brain.
Factors that can contribute to Stupor are :
Severe vital brain deficiency,
Severe mental illness can also cause stupor. People with severe clinical depression, Schizophrenia may enter into stupor.
Stupor is a lack of clinical mental functionality .
It cause can also be underlying mental condition. Stupor ( Decreased in consciousness) is a term used sometimes to describe people who are extremely intoxicated due to drugs or alcohol. Diagnostic tests:
MRI of the brain is done to check for lesion. Treatment: Intravenous antibiotics to treat infection.
Neurosurgeon consult done.
General Surgery consultation.
Oncology consultation done.