PMID: 2611581Oct 1, 1989

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis presenting as schizophreniform psychosis

The British Journal of Psychiatry : the Journal of Mental Science
C M DuncalfE P Hicks


A case of 21-year-old woman with subacute sclerosing panencephalitis presenting with paranoid schizophreniform symptoms is presented. The relationship between viral encephalitis and psychiatric symptoms is briefly considered.


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