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Acta Psychiatr Scand. 2003 Aug;108(2):156-9.

Catatonia and other psychiatric symptoms with vitamin B12 deficiency.

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Department of Psychiatry, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE:

To study unusual psychiatric manifestation of vitamin B12 deficiency and related issues.

METHOD:

A case study of 52-year-old female and review of relevant literature.

RESULTS:

Complete remission of psychiatric symptoms without recurrence for the next 4 years with vitamin B12 as the only specific therapy instituted.

CONCLUSION:

Importance of B12 estimation and replacement in patients with varied psychiatric manifestations.

PMID:
12823174
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