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Vol. 45, No. 2, 2012
Issue release date: February 2012
Section title: Case Report
Psychopathology 2012;45:126–129
(DOI:10.1159/000329739)

Concurrent Koro and Cotard Syndromes in a Spanish Male Patient with a Psychotic Depression and Cerebrovascular Disease

Alvarez P. · Puente V.M. · Blasco M.J. · Salgado P. · Merino A. · Bulbena A.
Department of Psychiatry, Centre Fòrum, INAD, Parc de Salut Mar, Barcelona, Spain

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Abstract of Case Report

Received: 1/25/2011 12:31:33 PM
Accepted: 5/30/2011 10:18:04 AM
Published online: 2/4/2012

Number of Print Pages: 4
Number of Figures: 0
Number of Tables: 0

ISSN: 0254-4962 (Print)
eISSN: 1423-033X (Online)

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Abstract

Koro and Cotard syndromes are uncommon conditions described in a variety of psychiatric and medical disorders. The authors report the third case of a simultaneous presentation of both syndromes, in a 62-year-old inpatient Spanish male with major depressive disorder with psychotic features, parkinsonism and cognitive impairment. A discussion of the literature and the possible relationship between both syndromes and other neuropsychiatric disorders are presented.


Article / Publication Details

First-Page Preview
Abstract of Case Report

Received: 1/25/2011 12:31:33 PM
Accepted: 5/30/2011 10:18:04 AM
Published online: 2/4/2012

Number of Print Pages: 4
Number of Figures: 0
Number of Tables: 0

ISSN: 0254-4962 (Print)
eISSN: 1423-033X (Online)

For additional information: http://www.karger.com/PSP


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