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What's pisa syndrome?

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Dr. Bassam Amawi
Psychiatry
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In brief: Pisa syndrome

A persistent administration of antipsychotic can produce persistent dystonia , which is called pisa syndrome.

In brief: Pisa syndrome

A persistent administration of antipsychotic can produce persistent dystonia , which is called pisa syndrome.
Dr. Bassam Amawi
Dr. Bassam Amawi
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Dr. Alvin Lin
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics

In brief: Pleurothotonus

Pisa syndrome is also known as pleurothotonus, a rare neuromuscular complication of long-term use of antipsychotics.
Patient's often appear to be leaning over like the leaning tower of pisa. Check out http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/pleurothotonus for more info.

In brief: Pleurothotonus

Pisa syndrome is also known as pleurothotonus, a rare neuromuscular complication of long-term use of antipsychotics.
Patient's often appear to be leaning over like the leaning tower of pisa. Check out http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/pleurothotonus for more info.
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