Intermittent catatonia and complex automatisms caused by frontal lobe epilepsy in dementia.


An 82-year-old man was admitted to the emergency department following bizarre behaviour. Police had noticed him driving erratically through his village. He did not stop when instructed, drove slowly home and appeared 'vacant' on questioning. While in hospital, he had approximately 15 episodes of catatonia, involving rigidity, negativism, mutism except… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bcr-2017-222444


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