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45 Possible Causes for Malignant Catatonia

  • Catatonia

    […] syndrome (NMS) and malignant catatonia.[] Malignant catatonia secondary to sporadic encephalitis lethargica HOLLY A SHILL , MARK A STACY Muhammad Ali Parkinson Research Center, Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix[] While the prognosis is good in most cases, malignant catatonia still continues to occur.[]

  • Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome

    […] syndrome (NMS) and malignant catatonia.[] OBJECTIVE: To describe the presentation of neuroleptic malignant syndrome (NMS) and malignant catatonia (MC) in children and adolescents.[] malignant catatonia, antipsychotics appear to be ineffective or even detrimental.[]

  • Malignant Catatonia

    malignant catatonia seen at their institution.[] The patient developed malignant catatonia and responded dramatically to electroconvulsive therapy.[] This article discusses features, causes, differential diagnosis, and treatment of malignant catatonia.[]

  • Spasmus Nutans

    : We diagnosed chiasmal glioma in an 8-month-old infant who had spasmus nutans that spontaneously resolved. Magnetic resonance imaging showed no interval change in tumor size over the next 8 months. Clinical resolution of spasmus nutans does not preclude chiasmal glioma as the underlying cause.[]

  • Catatonic Schizophrenia

    Currently, the preferred term is malignant catatonia[ 25 ].[] Catatonia versus neuroleptic malignant syndrome: the diagnostic dilemma and treatment.[] Catatonia and malignant syndrome: a possible complication of neuroleptic administration.[]

  • Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis

    Malignant catatonia is a severe and life-threatening state associated with anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis.[] We describe the case of a 17-year-old male who presented with acute onset of seizures and malignant catatonia with psychosis, agitation, and hypermetabolism, who responded[] […] syndrome with catatonia.[]

  • Encephalitis Lethargica

    Our patient fulfilled the diagnostic criteria for malignant catatonia, so we diagnosed secondary malignant catatonia due to EL syndrome.[] Yoichi Ono, Yasuhiro Manabe, Yoshiyuki Hamakawa, Nobuhiko Omori and Koji Abe, Steroid-Responsive Encephalitis Lethargica Syndrome with Malignant Catatonia, Internal Medicine[]

  • Delirium

    CONCLUSIONS: Electroconvulsive therapy is not only a powerful treatment for catatonia, neuroleptic malignant syndrome, and delirious mania but also for the most commonly occurring[]

  • Psychosis

    @article{5f2a2c72372048caae1ae437a0913f46, title "Anti-NMDA encephalitis in psychiatry; malignant catatonia, atypical psychosis and ECT", abstract "The symptoms of malignant[] @article{Kanbayashi2014AntiNMDAEI, title {[Anti-NMDA encephalitis in psychiatry; malignant catatonia, atypical psychosis and ECT].}, author {Takashi Kanbayashi and Ko Tsutsui[] Anti-NMDA encephalitis in psychiatry; malignant catatonia, atypical psychosis and ECT. Clinical Neurology, 54 (12), 1103-1106.[]

  • Hypoxia

    We report a case of malignant catatonia in a patient diagnosed with DPHL that was refractory to electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) and review the literature on catatonia in DPHL[] DPHL are diverse and include dementia, gait disturbance, incontinence, pyramidal tract signs, parkinsonism, chorea, mood and thought disorders, akinetic mutism, and rarely catatonia[]

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