Serotonin toxicity following suicide with citalopram and lamotrigine: a rare case report and literature review - Dorooshi G, Zoofaghari S, Meamar R.

We describe a case of serotonin toxicity in a 17-year-old woman, secondary to suicid...
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CONCLUSION: SB in Malakand Division is steadily increasing. The increase is more evident in vulnerable populations such as women and the younger population. 'Psychosocial stressors' and 'depression' were the main causes of suicidal behaviour. A broad-based, proactive, multi-sectorial approach is needed to prevent SB in the region.PMID:34515562 | DOI:10.1177/00207640211045414
Source: The International Journal of Social Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Authors: Source Type: research
Studies have been coming out focusing on the biological markers of suicide. Here, we present two cases with raised C-reactive protein who were admitted after attempts of suicide by overdose. There is a need to study the neuro-immuno-endocrinal changes in s...
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AbstractAlthough child mortality is decreasing in Sweden, an increase in suicide rates has been previously observed among children and adolescents collectively. To increase knowledge about trends, demographics, and means in child suicides, data including all child (
Source: European Journal of Pediatrics - Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research
Self-poisoning is a common method of suicide, for which various medications are used, including antidepressants. A non-systematic review of Russian-language and English-language publications, by keywords, in the databases: ELibrary.ru, PubMed, Cochrane Dat...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news
Carbon monoxide (CO) is the most common lethal poison in every community yet studied. Accidental or suicidal CO poisoning has been reported as the most frequent manner of death. In the case we report here, a man was found dead inside his house with a stron...
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Undersea Hyperb Med. 2021 Third-Quarter;48(3):247-253.ABSTRACTDemyelination throughout the brain stem and spinal cord caused by acute carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning has not been previously reported. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has revealed that acute CO poisoning primarily affects the subcortical white matter of the bilateral cerebral hemispheres and basal ganglia. Here we report the case of a patient with delayed neuropsychological sequelae (DNS) due to acute CO poisoning. A 28-year-old man was admitted to our department following a suicide attempt by acute CO poisoning. After a six-month pseudo-recovery period, he w...
Source: Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine - Category: Sports Medicine Authors: Source Type: research
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