- acute hallucinosis
- The term acute hallucinosis refers to a subtype of * hallucinosis characterized by a delusional and hallucinatory state of a limited duration not necessarily with an acute onset. The term was employed from about 1900 onwards in opposition to the expression * chronic hallucinosis, which refers to a delusional and hallucinatory state of a more protracted, often permanent nature. As a nosological category, acute hallucinosis is classified as a specific type of the *hallucinosic syndrome.ReferencesPlaut, F. (1913). Über Halluzinosen der Syphilitiker. Berlin: Verlag von Julius Springer.Berrios, G.E. (1985). Hallucinosis.In: Neu-robehavioural disorders. Edited by Frederiks, J.A.M. Amsterdam: Elsevier Science Publications.
Dictionary of Hallucinations. J.D. Blom. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
hallucinosis — A term coined in or shortly before 1900, possibly by the German neurologist Carl Wernicke (1848 1904), to denote a mental state or disorder in which hallucinations feature prominently. The term hallucinosis has been variously defined as 1)… … Dictionary of Hallucinations
chronic hallucinosis — The expression chronic hallucinosis refers to a subtype of * hallucinosis characterized by delusional and hallucinatory states of a protracted, and often permanent nature. It was employed at least as early as 1900 by the German neurologist… … Dictionary of Hallucinations
alcoholic hallucinosis — Also known as alcohol hallucinosis and alcohol induced psychotic disorder. All three terms refer to a nosological concept characterized by acute onset, a predominance of * auditory hallucinations (although delusions and hallucinations in other … Dictionary of Hallucinations
hallucinosic syndrome — A term used to denote a hallucinatory syndrome characterized by a specific type of hallucination or by an association with a specific clinical orneu robiological parameter. Hallusinosic syndromes are conceptualized along the lines of the… … Dictionary of Hallucinations
Delirium tremens — DTs redirects here. For the acronym, see DTS (disambiguation). For the beer, see Delirium Tremens (beer). For the Gold Rush town in California formerly with this name, see Omega, California. Delirium tremens Classification and external resources… … Wikipedia
Alcohol intoxication — Classification and external resources The Drunkenness of Noah by Michelangelo ICD 10 F … Wikipedia
Substance-induced psychosis — Classification and external resources ICD 10 F10.5 F19.5 ICD 9 … Wikipedia
Alcoholism — Classification and external resources … Wikipedia
Emergency psychiatry — is the clinical application of psychiatry in emergency settings. Conditions requiring psychiatric interventions may include attempted suicide, substance abuse, depression, psychosis, violence or other rapid changes in behavior. Psychiatric… … Wikipedia
Migraine — This article is about the disorder. For other uses, see Migraine (disambiguation). Migraine Classification and external resources The pain of a migraine headache can be debilitating. ICD 10 … Wikipedia