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Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms

Delusion of clonal pluralization

 

Definition: False belief about having multiple identical copies (clones) of oneself, relatives or others (Ranjan, Camdra, Gupta and Prabhu 2007).

 

Exploration: The presence of the delusion of clonal pluralization can be established by interviewing the patient.

 

Reference:

 

Ranjan S, Chandra PS, Gupta AK, Prabhu S. Clonal pluralization of self, relatives and others. Psychopathology 2007; 40: 465-7.

 

April 18, 2019