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Document type:
English Abstract; Journal Article; Article
Author(s):
Christ, S; Froböse, T; Sonnfeld, T; Schwerthöffer, D; Bäuml, J
Title:
[Chronic suicidality in depression due to untreated adrenogenital syndrome]
Abstract:
A 38-year-old female suffered from adrenogenital syndrome with 21-hydroxylase deficiency requiring a corticosteroid substitution. The virilized patient claims to have discontinued treatment with corticosteroids since the age of 15. In the 12 months prior to admission, the patient experienced addisonian crises and repeated decompensation with depressive-suicidal symptoms. Due to the second suicide attempt within a short period, the patient underwent psychiatric treatment presenting an organic dep...    »
Journal title abbreviation:
Nervenarzt
Year:
2008
Journal volume:
79
Journal issue:
9
Pages contribution:
1068-70
Language:
de
Fulltext / DOI:
doi:10.1007/s00115-008-2524-0
Pubmed ID:
http://view.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18679641
Print-ISSN:
0028-2804
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie
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