A rare storm in a psychiatric ward: thyroid storm.

@article{Chen2012ARS,
  title={A rare storm in a psychiatric ward: thyroid storm.},
  author={T Y Chen and Min-jie Wen and Yi-Jen Hung and Chang-Hsun Hsieh and Fone-Ching Hsiao},
  journal={General hospital psychiatry},
  year={2012},
  volume={34 2},
  pages={
          210.e1-4
        }
}
We present the case of a previously healthy man in whom acute psychosis masked the major symptomatology of thyroid storm. This patient highlights the importance of taking into consideration a life-threatening condition, thyroid storm, in the differential diagnosis of acute psychosis, even in the absence of a history of thyrotoxicosis. 

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