Psychosis and catatonia as presenting features of anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate (anti-NMDA) receptor encephalitis

Asian J Psychiatr. 2017 Jun:27:112. doi: 10.1016/j.ajp.2017.02.017. Epub 2017 Mar 3.
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Keywords: Anti-NMDA; Catatonia; Encephalitis; Psychosis.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis / complications*
  • Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis / diagnosis
  • Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis / therapy
  • Antipsychotic Agents / therapeutic use
  • Catatonia / drug therapy
  • Catatonia / etiology*
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Methylprednisolone / therapeutic use
  • Olanzapine / therapeutic use
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Psychotic Disorders / drug therapy
  • Psychotic Disorders / etiology*

Substances

  • Antipsychotic Agents
  • Olanzapine
  • Methylprednisolone