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Encephalitis Presenting as Acute Schizophrenia

Br Med J 1971; 1 doi: (Published 06 March 1971) Cite this as: Br Med J 1971;1:532
  1. P. C. Misra,
  2. G. G. Hay


    Three patients developed symptoms suggestive of acute schizophrenia. In each case there were no abnormal neurological findings on admission to hospital. Within a few days clinical evidence of encephalitis became apparent, and appropriate treatment was given. Only one patient made a full recovery.