the symptoms of psychosis
they were suffering from a psychosis
While 1% of patients with epilepsy admitted to the state hospital improved, 16.5% of those who developed acute psychoses remitted.
The authors emphasize that acute transient psychosis occurs far more frequently in developing countries and that these do not fit into the traditional subdivision of psychoses into schizophrenia and manic-depressive illness.
Brief reactive psychoses are of interest because some behaviors, otherwise considered normal in developing countries (such as trance or other dissociative-type disorders), overlap.
Depending on which symptoms are apparent, delirium may be mistaken for a variety of disorders including dementia, mood disorders, and functional psychoses .
How strong is the evidence that cannabis is causally implicated in the precipitation or exacerbation of schizophrenia and other psychoses ?
When high levels of L-dopa were used to treat Parkinson's Disease type symptoms (immortalised in the film, ‘Awakenings’), the individuals concerned developed acute paranoid psychoses .
Zuclopenthixol is also authorised in humans as Clopixol and is for the management of schizophrenia and allied psychoses .
Fluphenazine is a member of the phenothiazine drug family and is often used in the treatment of various psychoses , mainly schizophrenia and paranoid syndromes.