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Tardive Dyskinesia Quiz: Medical Comorbitities

Alcohol use, diabetes, and HIV are medical comorbidities that are independent risk factors for Tardive dyskinesia (TD). Other well-replicated risk factors for TD include older age, African-American race, early extrapyramidal symptoms, and a higher dose and longer duration of exposure to antipsychotics.1,2

All of the following medical comorbidities are risk factors for TD except:
A. Alcohol and substance use disorder
B. Diabetes mellitus
C. Hyperlipidemia
D. Human immunodeficiency virus

http://www.psychiatrictimes.com/quizzes/tardive-dyskinesia-quiz-medical-comorbitities?

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