Disease Information for Catatonia

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Akinetic rigid frozen Posture
Bowel/Stool Incontinence
Muscle stiffness/rigidity
Altered mental status Mental status change
Stupor/poor reponse to stimulus
Sudden unconsciousness
Unable to waken patient/sign
Fever
Fever Febrile Possible
Flu-Like Syndrome
High body temperature
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
Acute inflammatory markers elevated (Lab)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Coma/Unconscious
Myxedema coma
Neuroleptic malignant syndrome
Associated Disease & Complications
Anal Incontinence
Hyperthermia
Akinetic Rigid Syndrome
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Process
PROCESS/Psychoses disorder (ex)
PROCESS/Relational/psychiatric (category)
Synonyms
Synonym
Catatonia, Catatonia (finding), Catatonias, Catatonic, CATATONIC REACTION, Catatonic reaction (finding), Catatonic state, Catatonic stupor, REACTION CATATONIC, Synonym/Catalepsy/Status cataleptic
Definition

Reaction characterized by muscular rigidity or stupor sometimes punctuated by sudden violent outbursts, panic, or hallucinations.

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