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PDF Link: Hashimoto’s Encephalopathy Presenting as Acute Psychosis

Abstract:

Hashimoto’s encephalopathy is a relapsing encephalopathy occurring in association with
Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, with high titers of anti-thyroid antibodies. Clinically the patients may presents with acute or
subacute encephalopathy, seizure, myoclonus, and tremulousness, stroke like episode, amnesia or dementia. Here
we are reporting a case of hashimoto’s encephalopathy who presented with features of acute psychosis.

The full study can be found at http://omicsgroup.org/journals/hashimotos-encephalopathy-presenting-as-acute-psychosis-ijn-1000131.pdf. This will open a PDF of the study.

Copyright © Rameshwar Nath Chaurasia and Vijay Mishra Associate Professor, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Neurology, India

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