Year: 1972 Source: Clinical Electroencephalography, v.3, no.2, (1972), p.94-101 SIEC No: 20040687

A case is presented in which the electroencephalographic results appear to be the only laboratory finding suggesting a state of subclinical hypothyroidism complicating an apparently functional agitated depression in a 23 year old female with repeated suicide attempts. The relationship between depressive illness & psychosis & abnormal thyroid metabolism is discussed. (17 refs)