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Other than brain tumors what can cause psychomotor asthenia?

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Dr. William Banks Hinshaw
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Depression

Psychomotor retardation, which is a better description, is associated with major depression and sometimes with schizophrenia.
The very similar tardive (late) dyskinesia (movement disorder) is associated with the long term use of many anti-psychotic medications and is a neurological rather than a psychological disease.

In brief: Depression

Psychomotor retardation, which is a better description, is associated with major depression and sometimes with schizophrenia.
The very similar tardive (late) dyskinesia (movement disorder) is associated with the long term use of many anti-psychotic medications and is a neurological rather than a psychological disease.
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
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In brief: Psychomotor Retardat

Other causes can include depression phase of bipolar disorder, & effect of sedatives such as benzodiazepines.

In brief: Psychomotor Retardat

Other causes can include depression phase of bipolar disorder, & effect of sedatives such as benzodiazepines.
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