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《Chinese Journal of Misdiagnostics》 2001-01
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Study on Misdiagnosis and Malpractice of Lethal Catatonic Syndrome

ZHAO Yu ping,FENG Yong ping,HAN Chun mei (Department of Psychiatry,Shandong Mental Health Center.Jinan,250014 China)  
Objective:To explore relevant factors of misdiagnosis and malpractice of lethal catatonic syndrome(LC).Methods:15 of LC patients misdiagnosed were collected from consultation and analysed systematicly,according to etiological diagnosis criteria of symptoms in document concerned.Results:It shows 10 case of these from general hospital,diagnosis of these case was indefinite,but all were misdiagnosis.Etiological misdiagnosis rate is 100%.5 patients from special hospital,2 case of schizophrenia and 2 case of malignant syndrome all were misdiagnosis into sporadic leukoencephalitis,1 case of toxic pneumonia was misdiagnosis into catatonic schizophrenia.2 case of 15 died.The fatality rate is 13.3%.Conclusion:LC is a trans department complicated syndrome caused by multiple factors.But artifical factors is one of the principal factors.To avoid misdiagnosis,all physician (including in the special and in general hospital)should noticed the disease LC.
【CateGory Index】: R447
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