Journal of Medical Cases, ISSN 1923-4155 print, 1923-4163 online, Open Access
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Volume 9, Number 10, October 2018, pages 338-340

Prosopometamorphasia: The Presenting Symptom in a Case of Schizophrenia


Table 1. Testing done
TestAge/years at which doneResults
CT head22Normal
MRI brain25Normal
Neuropsychological assessment22Functioning in average to high average
Strength in sustained attention, reasoning and problem solving
Not consistent with underlying neuropathology or a visuospatial disorder in particular
Neuropsychological assessment23SCID-I:OCD and social anxiety
Results do not indicate presence of clinical psychopathology which is inconsistent with her own self-report
Anxiety is interfering with memory
Cambridge face memory test22Normal
Trails A26Normal
Trails B26Normal
Clock drawing26Normal
Independent living scales26Moderate functioning
Difficulty on sustained attention, abstract thinking and problem solving
Rivermead behavioral memory test26Poor memory, difficulty processing information
Bay area functional performance evaluation26Struggled more with written rather than verbal tasks