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Metamorphopsia

Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms

Definition: Distorted perception consisting in alterations in the shape (dismorphopsias), and/or size (dismegalopsias), and/or distance (dismetropsias) that objects are perceived (Liu, et al., ,2014).

 

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

Reference:

Liu AM, Liu JG, Liu GW, Liu GT. "Alice in wonderland" syndrome: presenting and follow-up characteristics. Pediatr Neurol 2014; 51(3): 317-320.

 

June 22, 2017