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Case Reports in Psychiatry
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 496364, 4 pages
Priapism in Antipsychotic Drug Use: A Rare but Important Side Effect
1Division of Psychiatry, Haukeland University Hospital, Sandviksleitet 1, 5035 Bergen, Norway
2Section of Psychiatry, Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Sandviksleitet 1, 5035 Bergen, Norway
Received 29 February 2012; Accepted 16 April 2012
Academic Editors: S. Cortese, J. Thome, and N. Yasui-Furukori
Copyright © 2012 Igne Sinkeviciute et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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