flicker-induced hallucination

Dictionary of Hallucinations. . 2010.

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  • photically induced hallucination —    Also known as flicker induced hallucination, hallucinatory flicker induced experiences, and Purkinje s colours. All four terms are used to denote a type of *geometric visual hallucination induced by a flickering light, such as that produced by …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • television-induced hallucination —    The notion of television induced hallucination refers to a type of hallucination uniquely provoked by television viewing. This type of hallucination is believed to be extremely rare. The first case report of hallucinations co occurring with… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • hallucinatory flicker-induced experience —    see photically induced hallucination …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • Purkinje's colour —    Also known as Purkinje phenomenon, Purkinje hallucination, flicker induced hallucination, and photically induced hallucination. The eponyms Purkinje s colour, Purkinje hallucination, and Purkinje phenomenon refer to the Bohemian physiologist… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • hallucinated pain syndrome —    A term introduced in or shortly before 1968 by the American psychiatrist Gordon Forrer as an expansion of his concept of *hallucinated headache. Starting from the hypothetical construct hallucinated headache, Forrer reasons that pain can be… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

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