Anti NMDA Encephalitis

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ALTERED MENTAL STATUS IN A PSYCHIATRIC PATIENT: A CASE OF ANTI-NMDA ENCEPHALITIS

Altered Mental Status in a Psychiatric Patient: A Case of Anti-NMDA EncephalitisCase Presentation: 29-year-old female with a history of Bipolar I Disorder, in remission off medication, presented to the Psychiatric Emergency Department with hyperactivity, insomnia, [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:38:12+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on ALTERED MENTAL STATUS IN A PSYCHIATRIC PATIENT: A CASE OF ANTI-NMDA ENCEPHALITIS

STRESS IS THE ENEMY: A CASE OF ANTI-NMDA RECEPTOR ENCEPHALITIS TRIGGERED BY EMOTIONAL STRESS

Case Presentation: We present a previously healthy 22-year-old female presenting with disorganized behaviors, restlessness and sub-acute decline in mental status. There was no other relevant medical, personal or familial history. However, she had stressors three [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:38:51+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on STRESS IS THE ENEMY: A CASE OF ANTI-NMDA RECEPTOR ENCEPHALITIS TRIGGERED BY EMOTIONAL STRESS