ECT, emergent dyskinesia, and depression

J. A. Flaherty, J. Naidu, M. Dysken

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Three depressed patients developed a dyskinesia directly following ECT. In each case the dyskinesia improved some time after cessation of ECT. All patients had prior treatment with an antipsychotic drug and previous diagnoses of schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)808-809
Number of pages2
JournalAmerican Journal of Psychiatry
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jan 1 1984


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