Psychiatric disorders in patients with Fabry's disease.

  title={Psychiatric disorders in patients with Fabry's disease.},
  author={Raji Paul Grewal},
  journal={International journal of psychiatry in medicine},
  volume={23 3},
  • Raji Paul Grewal
  • Published 1993 in International journal of psychiatry in medicine
OBJECTIVE To determine the frequency and etiology of psychiatric complications in patients with Fabry's disease. Method-Retrospective analysis and review of the records of thirty-three patients with confirmed Fabry's disease. RESULTS Six patients (18%) developed psychiatric disorders. Five patients suffered depression and two of these patients committed suicide. One patient developed an acute confusional episode with subsequent development of behavioral changes as a complication of… CONTINUE READING