By Renée Grinnell

Replying to questions with digressive or otherwise irrelevant speech.

Example: The patient begins to explain how she was injured, but loses her train of thought and goes on to other subjects.

    Last reviewed: By John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on 6 Nov 2008


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