Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms

Unmotivated shouting


Definition: Patients shout without any apparent reason, like expressing anger, frustration or pain (Eddy & Cavanna 2013).


Exploration: The presence of Unmotivated shouting can be establishedby interviewing the patient.



Eddy CM, Cavanna AE. On being your own worst enemy: an investigation of socially inappropriate symptoms in Tourette syndrome. J Psychiatr Res 2013; 47: 1259-63


October 17, 2019