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derealization

 [de-re″al-ĭ-za´shun]
loss of sensation of the reality of one's surroundings; the feeling that something has happened, that the world has been changed and altered, that one is detached from one's environment. It is seen most frequently in schizophrenia. See also depersonalization.

de·re·al·i·za·tion

(dē-rē'ă-li-zā'shŭn),
An alteration in one's perception of the environment such that things that are ordinarily familiar seem strange, unreal, or two-dimensional.

derealization

/de·re·al·i·za·tion/ (de-re″al-ĭ-za´shun) a loss of the sensation of the reality of one's surroundings.

derealization

Psychiatry An altered and unreal perception of things and objects in space/time, which may be accompanied by depersonalization. See Hallucination.

de·re·al·i·za·tion

(dē-rē'ă-lī-zā'shŭn)
An alteration in one's perception of the environment such that things that are ordinarily familiar seem strange, unreal, or two dimensional.

derealization

See DEPERSONALIZATION.

Derealization

A dissociative symptom in which the external environment is perceived as unreal.

Patient discussion about derealization

Q. If the lie is our truth & living the truth feels fake & unreal how do we persevere to the needed chang there's the real me, good & underdeveloped. there is the worldly me, challenged as all of us probably are. there is the addict me, afflicted half or more of my life, developed & strong. two out of three are tough odds to deal with...

A. the battle against your own self is harsh and there will be casualties. reality is based on your own definition of the world around you, but it also based on how the world defines you. this is your escape from the inner struggle- define yourself and your actions not by your own faulty judgment but by how the world and it's moral judge you.
good luck.

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In other words, the lines between reality and surreal get temporarily blurred and the person may experience a symptom of severe anxiety called derealisation.
In sum, Stiegler's concept of real time (as well as some other 'regulative' notions such as the naturalisation of man, the derealisation of time and the end of history) can only make sense and can only be consistent with his theory of man's origin by default, if it functions as a Deleuzian-Kantian Idea, as an ideal focus or a common horizon.
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What could it be ATHE feeling you describe is called Derealisation and when associated with feeling dizzy it is a sign your blood pressure is low.
Les derniers romans presentes dans cette etude operent une plongee dans les processus de derealisation .
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ATHE feeling you describe is called derealisation and when associated with dizziness, is a sign your blood pressure is low.