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Hypnagogic hallucinations
Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms

 

Definition: Hallucinations that occur when falling asleep (Maury 1848).

 

Exploration: The presence of Hypnagogic hallucinations can be established by interviewing the patient.

 

Reference:

 

Maury A. Des hallucinations hypnagogiques, ou des erreurs des sens Dans l’etat intermediaire entre la veille et le somneil. Ann Medico-psychol 1848; 7: 26-40.

 

March 22, 2018