Dictionary of Hallucinations. . 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • positive spontaneous visual phenomenon — (PSVP)    The expression positive spontaneous visual phenomenon is used as an umbrella term for *visual hallucinations that may occur in individuals with impaired vision. Using complexity as a guiding principle, the group of PSVP can be divided… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • Andrea Fitting — Andrea Fitting, Ph.D., is the first female director of Parkvale Bank, the sixth largest bank headquartered in the Pittsburgh region and the 26th largest public company in Pennsylvania. She is serving her fourth term in this capacity. Fitting is… …   Wikipedia

  • Liste Des Partis Sociaux-Démocrates — série sur la Social démocratie Idées Démocratie Liberté Droits …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Benirredrá — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Benirredrà Benirredrá Escudo …   Wikipedia Español

  • Oditza Carrasco — Oditza Carrasco, born in Chile in 1963, is currently the President and CEO of 1st Vanguard Mortgage. In 1970, with only 7 years, Oditza Carrasco migrated to Germany in order to stay away from the unstable political condition in Chile, where she… …   Wikipedia

  • Charles Bonnet syndrome — (CBS)    The eponym Charles Bonnet syndrome (CBS) refers to the Swiss naturalist and philosopher Charles Bonnet (1720 1792). It was introduced in 1936 by the Swiss neurologist Georges de Mor sier (1894 1982) to denote a hallucinatory state or… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • phosphene —    Also known as unstructured photopsia. The term phosphene comes from the Greek words phos (light) and phainein (to shine). It is used to denote a transient flash or spark of light, commonly referred to as seeing stars . Phosphenes are * visual… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • photopsia —    Also known as photome, phosphorescence of the retina, scintillations, and suffusio scintillans. The term photopsia comes from the Greek words photizein (to give light, to illuminate) and opsis (seeing). It is used to denote a group of * simple …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.