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International Journal of Frontiers in Medicine, 2022, 4(2); doi: 10.25236/IJFM.2022.040210.

Stereotypy in the psychiatric symptoms of catatonia


Sun Wei1, Huang Mingjin1, Huang Guoping1, Yao Xiaobo1, Zhang Guangyong1, Gao Li2, Wu Qiao1

Corresponding Author:
Wu Qiao

1Department of Psychiatry, The Third Hospital of Mianyang, Sichuan Mental Health Center, Mianyang, Sichuan, China

2Department of Neurology, The Third Hospital of Chengdu, Chengdu, Sichuan, China


Catatonia is a severe, prevalent illness characterized by motor, emotional, behavioural and vegetative symptoms. The detection, diagnosis, and treatment of catatonia were investigated in this research using a middle-aged man patient with acute mental behaviour problem. According to the diagnosis and therapy, catatonia is hidden, which opens up new possibilities for future diagnosis and treatment.


Catatonia; Mental Disorders; Psychomotor Agitation; Emergency Services, Psychiatric

Cite This Paper

Sun Wei, Huang Mingjin, Huang Guoping, Yao Xiaobo, Zhang Guangyong, Gao Li, Wu Qiao. Stereotypy in the psychiatric symptoms of catatonia. International Journal of Frontiers in Medicine (2022), Vol. 4, Issue 2: 55-65. https://doi.org/10.25236/IJFM.2022.040210.


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