Author(s): Lee A, Glick DB, Dinwiddie SH
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Abstract Paraneoplastic limbic encephalitis is a rare disorder that can cause memory loss, confusion, personality change, cognitive dysfunction, and psychosis. We present a case of an 11-year-old girl who was successfully treated with electroconvulsive therapy for a catatonic state associated with paraneoplastic limbic encephalitis caused by an ovarian teratoma.
This article was published in J ECT
and referenced in Brain Disorders & Therapy