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Comatose and Tricyclic Antidepressant Toxicity 

Comatose and Tricyclic Antidepressant Toxicity
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Comatose and Tricyclic Antidepressant Toxicity
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Eelco F. M. Wijdicks

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199331215.003.0101
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date: 18 September 2020

This case presents comatose and tricyclic antidepressant overdose. It includes a full discussion and explanation with an emphasis on the mechanism of coma in this particular case, in addition to subsequent management and expected outcome. Key words: coma, TCA, tricyclic antidepressants.

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