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Comatose and Malignant Catatonia

Eelco F. M. Wijdicks

in The Comatose Patient

Published on behalf of © Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research

Published in print May 2014 | ISBN: 9780199331215
Published online May 2014 | e-ISBN: 9780199381654 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199331215.003.0111
Comatose and Malignant Catatonia

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This case presents comatose and malignant catatonia. It includes a full discussion and explanation with an emphasis on the mechanism of coma in this particular case, in addition to subsequent management and expected outcome. Key words: coma, catatonia.

Chapter.  1278 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neurology

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