Severe depression as an initial symptom in an elderly patient with acute disseminated encephalomyelitis.

Abstract

We report a 63-year-old man with acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM), initially showing depression for one and a half months but subsequently meningoencephalitis followed by acute-onset myelopathy. Neuroradiological examinations of the brain demonstrated no focal lesion causative for his depression, while cerebrospinal fluid revealed elevated levels… (More)

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@article{Matsuda2001SevereDA, title={Severe depression as an initial symptom in an elderly patient with acute disseminated encephalomyelitis.}, author={M Matsuda and Jun Miki and Kouya Tabata and Shu-ichi Ikeda}, journal={Internal medicine}, year={2001}, volume={40 11}, pages={1149-53} }