Lithium intoxication is a tricky issue, with a variety of different forms which may call for different therapies (acute, chronic, or acute-on-chronic intoxication). To further complicate matters, the pathophysiology of lithium toxicity isn't understood – particularly, how lithium levels might relate to chronic neurotoxicity (SILENT syndrome). Finally, as is often the case in toxicology, there are no prospective studies.
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