Sporadic encephalitis lethargica: A case treated successfully with ECT

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Abstract

A patient who presented with seizures, opisthotonos, catatonia, and autonomic dysfunction developed features consistent with sporadic encephalitis lethargica. She received a course of ECT and had full recovery.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)237-239
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences
Volume7
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1995

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Catatonia
Encephalitis
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  • Neuroscience(all)
  • Neuropsychology and Physiological Psychology

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