Catatonia

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Abstract Number: 969

A CURIOUS CASE OF CATATONIA

Case Presentation: 58 year old male with a history of hypertension and type 2 diabetes mellitus sought medical care for new onset generalized weakness, gait instability, bradykinesia and aphasia for a one week duration. On [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:41:21-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A CURIOUS CASE OF CATATONIA

Abstract Number: 818

TREATING CATATONIA IN THE PSYCHOTIC PATIENT: THE BANE AND BOON OF BENZODIAZEPINES

Case Presentation: A twenty-two-year-old male with unknown history was brought in with altered mental status (AMS). On exam he was lying in bed, clutching a taco sauce packet mid-air as if perpetually about to pour; [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:36:52-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on TREATING CATATONIA IN THE PSYCHOTIC PATIENT: THE BANE AND BOON OF BENZODIAZEPINES

Abstract Number: 773

HAPPY ENDING: A CASE OF CATATONIA AND MUTISM IN PATIENT WITH RENAL FAILURE

Case Presentation: A 44-year-old female with CKD5, ESRD, HIV on ARV (abacavir, dolutegravir, lamivudine) was admitted for sepsis and diagnosed with an iliac vein hematoma. She underwent three different operations, and on the third day [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:35:33-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on HAPPY ENDING: A CASE OF CATATONIA AND MUTISM IN PATIENT WITH RENAL FAILURE

HM2018 Abstract Number: 533

CATATONIA WITH WAXY FLEXIBILTY IN A HOSPITALIZED WOMAN WITH LUPUS

Case Presentation: A 32 year-old female with history of systemic lupus erythematosus, depression and anxiety was admitted to the medical ward with cytomegalovirus pneumonitis and viremia. On hospitalization day 21, patient had an acute change [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:44:00-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on CATATONIA WITH WAXY FLEXIBILTY IN A HOSPITALIZED WOMAN WITH LUPUS

HM2018 Abstract Number: 500

“ANGEL DUST BLUES’- A CASE OF PHENCYCLIDINE-INDUCED CATATONIA

Case Presentation: 41 year old male with a history of substance use (Phencyclidine/PCP) was brought to the hospital after being found nude and unconscious outside for an unknown period. At presentation he was awake but [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:11:04-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on “ANGEL DUST BLUES’- A CASE OF PHENCYCLIDINE-INDUCED CATATONIA

HM2017 Abstract Number: 439

DELIRIUM WITH CATATONIC FEATURES IN THE SETTING OF A URINARY TRACT INFECTION

Case Presentation: A 68 year old woman with a past history notable for recurrent urinary tract infections presents with one day of confusion, odd postures, mutism, and subjective fever. In the Emergency Department, she was [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:32:10-04:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on DELIRIUM WITH CATATONIC FEATURES IN THE SETTING OF A URINARY TRACT INFECTION