What part of the brain - where - would be affected if a combative and confused Alzheimer's patient was hospitalized with dehydration? Please explain where the brain may be affected to lead to dehydration.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com December 24, 2021, 5:15 pm ad1c9bdddf
The hypothalamus is the thirst center.
Osmoreceptors in the hypothalamus normally respond to blood water concentration (high osmotic pressure) and ...
This solution examines how dehydration affects the human brain. The combative and confused Alzheimer`s patient was hospitalized with dehydration is explained.