Author | Antonio Lopez-canino, MD

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Delirium With Catatonic Features: A New Subtype?

July 10, 2009

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Delirium has been recognized and described since antiquity. It is a brain disturbance manifested by a syndrome of diverse neuro­­psychiatric symptoms. Various terms have been used for delirium, such as acute brain disorder, metabolic enceph­alopathy, organic brain syndrome, and ICU psychosis.

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