Sunday, 21.07.2019

Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms
Delusion of paralysis

 

Definition: False belief about being physically paralyzed (Reifand Murach 2003).

 

ExplorationThe presence of delusion of paralysis can be established during the interview with the patient.

 

Reference:

 

Reif A, Murach WM, Pfuhlmann B: Delusional Paralysis: An Unusual Variant of Cotard's Syndrome. Psychopathology 2003; 36: 218-220.

 

November 29, 2018