Frégoli's syndrome

Dictionary of Hallucinations. . 2010.

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  • Frégoli's phenomenon —    Also referred to as Frégoli s syndrome, Frégoli syndrome, and Frégoli s illusion. All four eponyms are used to denote a * misidentification syndrome characterized by the conviction that a certain individual can take on the physical features of …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • Syndrome de fregoli — Le syndrome de Fregoli (du nom d un célèbre transformiste italien Leopoldo Fregoli) est un trouble psychiatrique du groupe des psychoses chroniques non dissociatives qui survient chez l adulte. Le délire y est le plus souvent de nature… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • syndrome of subjective doubles —    Also referred to as syndrome of doubles of the self. Both terms were introduced in or shortly before 1978 by the Greek psychiatrist George N. Christodoulou to denote a subgroup of the *misidentification syndrome in which the affected… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • Syndrome de Capgras — Délire d illusion des sosies de Capgras Le délire d illusion des sosies de Capgras (parfois appelé illusion des sosies ou délire d illusion des sosies ou encore syndrome de Capgras) est un trouble psychiatrique dans lequel le patient, tout en… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Frégoli syndrome for place —    see Frégoli s phenomenon …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • Syndrome de Fregoli — Le syndrome de Fregoli (du nom d un célèbre transformiste italien Leopoldo Fregoli) est un trouble psychiatrique du groupe des psychoses chroniques non dissociatives qui survient chez l adulte. Le délire y est le plus souvent de nature… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Leopoldo Fregoli — (born July 2, 1867 in Rome; died November 26, 1936 in Viareggio) was a stage star and early Italian actor.Quick change ArtistFregoli was the greatest protean (quick change) artist of his day. He was famous for his extraordinary ability in… …   Wikipedia

  • misidentification syndrome —    Also known as delusional misidentification syndrome. Both terms are used as an umbrella term for a diverse group of conditions in which the affected individual consistently misidentifies a person, object, place, or event. The symptoms and… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • intermetamorphosis syndrome —    The term intermetamorphosis syndrome is indebted to the Latin inter (between) and the Greek metamorphoun (to change one s shape). It is used to denote a subgroup of the misidentification syndrome which is characterized by the conviction that… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • Delusional misidentification syndrome — is an umbrella term, introduced by Christodoulou (book The Delusional Misidentification Syndromes , Karger, Basel,1986) for a group of delusional disorders that occur in the context of mental or neurological illness. They all involve a belief… …   Wikipedia

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