Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine
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Vol. 10, No. 1, 2006, pp. 50-52
Bioline Code: cm06010
Full paper language: English
Document type: Research Article
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Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine, Vol. 10, No. 1, 2006, pp. 50-52
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Case Report - Neuroleptic malignant syndrome in critical care unit|
Shukla Isha, Singh O, Rehman N
A 23 yrs old patient presented in unconscious state with subsequent development of extrapyramidal symptoms and hyperthermia.On investigations ,he was found to have high CPK levels.He was treated with dopaminergic drugs and improved.Later history of intake of stemetil and antipsychotics was found.
Neuroleptic malignant syndrome, hypodopaminergic state, antipsychotics.
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