Flashcards in Organic Psychiatry Deck (13):
Hallucinations from where?
What kinds of complex visual hallucinations?
When do you get worse hallucinations?
Worse at dusk or early morning
Charles Bonnet Syndrome?
Elderly visually impaired, psychological intact
What is peduncular hallucinogens
Vascular, neoplastic, demyelinating
What other conditions causes hallucinations?
Temporal lobe epilepsy
3 common organic psychiatric conditions with elderly
What is acanthocyte?
What is a classic MRI finding for huntingtons
Bilateral caudate atrophy
What is secondary psychiatric syndrome?
Not related to primary psychiatric diseases like schizo
But brain or systemic disease in brain
Mania without hx bipolar
Late onset mania, can be unusual, could be FTD
If ppl telling you birds or children hallucinations but has insight and distressing
White matter disease