Apr 09, 2015 - 08:03 AM
Apr 09, 2015 - 02:54 PM
Symptoms that may be observed as death approaches are drowsiness, agitation, confusion, and increased periods of unresponsiveness. There is a decreased need for food and fluids. There is increased bowel and bladder incontinence. The respirations become labored, noisy, and irregular. The skin becomes cooler, usually beginning in the lower extremities and discoloration in the legs might be observed. The appearance and duration of these symptoms will vary between individuals.