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A Case of Postpartum Psychosis in Male

Amulya Bhaskara

Keywords : Father, Postpartum, Psychosis

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10045-0098

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Published Online: 01-12-2018

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Postpartum psychosis is a psychotic disorder that usually occurs in women who have recently delivered a baby. The syndrome is often characterized by the mother's depression, delusions, and thoughts of harming either herself or her infant. Postpartum psychosis in a male is however rarely observed. Hereby, we present this unusual case of 27-year-old male who developed psychosis just after the birth of his first child.

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