Delirious Mania as a Neuropsychiatric Presentation in Patients With Anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate Receptor Encephalitis

Psychosomatics. Jan-Feb 2020;61(1):64-69. doi: 10.1016/j.psym.2019.03.002. Epub 2019 Mar 15.
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Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Aggression / psychology
  • Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis / complications
  • Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis / physiopathology
  • Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis / psychology*
  • Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis / therapy
  • Autoantibodies / cerebrospinal fluid
  • Catatonia / etiology
  • Catatonia / psychology*
  • Catatonia / therapy
  • Delirium / etiology
  • Delirium / psychology*
  • Delirium / therapy
  • Electroencephalography
  • Female
  • Glucocorticoids / therapeutic use
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Mania / etiology
  • Mania / psychology*
  • Mania / therapy
  • Methylprednisolone / therapeutic use
  • Plasma Exchange
  • Positron-Emission Tomography
  • Recovery of Function
  • Seizures / etiology
  • Seizures / physiopathology
  • Treatment Outcome

Substances

  • Autoantibodies
  • Glucocorticoids
  • Methylprednisolone