delusional


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de·lu·sion·al

(dē-lū'zhŭn-ăl),
Relating to a delusion.

de·lu·sion·al

(dĕ-lū'zhŭn-ăl)
Relating to a delusion.
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3) Delusional disorder is characterized by nonbizarre delusions lasting >1 month (>3 months according to ICD-10 criteria) (4) with relatively preserved functioning and without prominent hallucinations.
In delusional disorder, the delusions involve situations that can conceivably occur in real life.
Charles' new patient and the thought that she herself would also be looking after the delusional and aggressive young adult.
She was physically aggressive to the father when he denied her delusional claims, and eventually, the father developed delusional disorder by proxy.
Reminiscent of Single White Female, A Cage in Search of a Bird asks questions about delusional obsession.
An audience poll showed that respondents were divided as to whether patients presenting with delusional infestation, also known as delusional parasitosis, should be confronted, referred to a psychiatrist, treated with an antipsychotic, or approached in some other way.
He developed a sudden delusional idea of being persecuted by the then Ruling Party.
He must be a delusional megalomaniac to attack in his statement Republican front-runner Donald Trump for "preying on people's prejudices and fears".
The Syrian saleswoman, who medical reports confirmed suffers from a delusional disorder, was said to have visited her Moldovan co-worker at their workplace to discuss marriage.
Mark concludes his interview with one thoughtful statement, "It will not be until we set aside our delusional differences, understand we are all one community upon the earth, and come together as the family that we were meant to be that peace can be found.
When other causes of infectious dysesthesias --such as scabies, cercarial dermatitis, and cutaneous larva migrans--are excluded by physical examination or skin biopsy, and no treatable dermatoses are diagnosed, this condition is called delusional infestation, formerly delusional parasitosis.