delirious mania

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delirious mania

Uncertain; an obsolete term for a condition reported by LV Bell, which was once regarded as a type of schizophrenia but may have been a manifestation of encephalopathy.
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MC, previously termed "lethal catatonia," is the most severe manifestation within the spectrum of catatonic syndromes.
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