Neuroleptic malignant syndrome
A rare neuropsychiatric syndrome associated with administration of antipsychotic or other central dopamine (D2) receptor antagonists and characterized by hyperthermia muscular rigidity autonomic dysfunction and altered consciousness.
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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http://www.orphadata.org. Data version March 2024
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