Encephalitis Presenting as Acute SchizophreniaBr Med J 1971; 1 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.1.5748.532 (Published 06 March 1971) Cite this as: Br Med J 1971;1:532
- P. C. Misra,
- 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.