Hashimoto encephalitis (he) is an auto-immune disease, with 40-50% of patients developing psychopathology. This could require targeted treatment. HE and prednison could both cloud the identification of a concurrent depressive disorder. We saw a 78-year-old woman with he and a severe depression, and treated her succesfully with ect.
|Translated title of the contribution||Hashimoto encephalitis and depression|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Tijdschrift voor Psychiatrie|
|Publication status||Published - 2015|