Zingerle syndrome

Dictionary of Hallucinations. . 2010.

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  • Zingerle's automatosis —    Also known as Zingerle syndrome. Both eponyms refer to the Austrian psychiatrist and neurologist Hermann Zingerle (1870 1935). Zingerle introduced the German neologism Automatose in or shortly before 1924 to denote a syndrome characterized by… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • vestibular hallucination —    Also referred to as vestibular aura, vestibular illusion, and vertiginous hallucination. The term vestibular hallucination refers to the vestibular organ, a term which is indebted to the Latin noun vestibulum (forecourt, entrance hall). It is… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • automatism —    The term automatisme was introduced in or shortly before 1846 by the French alienist Jules Gabriel François Baillarger (1806 1891). It comes from the Greek adjective automatos, which means automatically or driven by a power of its own.… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

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