This unusual case underscores the need for psychiatrists to consider treatable and curable causes of acute behavior changes even when historical data are not easily available. This case presentation invites physicians of mind (and body) to utilize simple and common-sense approaches while evaluating their patients.
Ibrahim, MD, Zafar Y. and Brooks, MD, Ellen F.
"Case Report: Sometimes a Cigar is just a Cigar,"
Jefferson Journal of Psychiatry:
2, Article 3.
Available at: http://jdc.jefferson.edu/jeffjpsychiatry/vol12/iss2/3