Catatonia, motor neglect, and hysterical paralysis: Some similarities and differences

Behavioral and Brain Sciences 25 (5):587-588 (2002)
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Abstract

We outline some ways in which motor neglect (the underutilization of a limb despite adequate strength) and hysterical paralysis (failure to move a limb despite no relevant structural damage or disease) may throw light on the pathophysiology of catatonia. We also comment on the manifold inadequacies of distinguishing too firmly between symptoms of “neurologic origin” and of “psychiatric origin.”.

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