systematized delusion


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia.

sys·tem·a·tized de·lu·sion

a delusion that is logically constructed from a false premise and embraces a specific sector of the patient's life.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

sys·tem·a·tized de·lu·sion

(sis'tĕ-mă'tīzd dĕ-lū'zhŭn)
A delusion that is logically constructed from a false premise and embraces a specific sector of the patient's life.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

systematized delusion

A logical correlation made by a person, based on a false premise, false reasoning, or an incorrect deduction.
See also: delusion
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners
Full browser ?