metamorphopsia for faces

Dictionary of Hallucinations. . 2010.

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  • metamorphopsia —    The term metamorphopsia comes from the Greek words metamorphoun (to change the form) and opsis (seeing). It translates roughly as seeing an altered form . It is not clear who introduced the term, but it appears in a medical lexicon as early as …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • prosopometamorphopsia —    Also known as metamorphopsia for faces. The term prosopometamorphopsia is indebted to the Greek words prosopon (face, expression, part, mask), metamorphoun (to change the form), and opsis (seeing). It translates loosely as seeing faces in an… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

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