thought content is becoming more disorganized.
Part of the reason for doubting this is the limited way that many delusional
people connect their delusions to the rest of their psychic lives.
Major Finding: None of 121 biopsies; 80 patient provided "specimens"; or the dozens of mycobacterial, fungal, bacterial, and viral tests of skin, tongue, sputum, hair, or muscle performed for 108 patients with delusional
infestation yielded any objective evidence of infestation.
On the other hand, delusional
are those who think that the wave of Arab change will not reach them.
The husband relied on the testimony of a medical professional--a university psychology professor who instructed on delusional
The Fregoli syndrome is another delusional
misidentification disorder (1).
Primary DP is a delusional
disorder of the somatic type in which the person has a fixed belief in some physical defect or medical condition.
How likely is antipsychotic medication to restore a defendant with delusional
disorder to competency?
Prosecutors say her claims show she is delusional
but Smirnoff insists she believes it.
The prosecution says the accusations prove Smirnoff, who is 49 and from Paris, is delusional
, but she said: "I am not delusional
MAYBE I'm delusional
or crazy," said Audley Harrison this week when trying to explain why he thought he could still be a world champion.
Alexander's face remains ever filled with hope that her hapless husband might just not muck this one up, yet something in the corners of her eyes suggests she understands just how delusional
Even if one supports the changes mentioned in the article, it is delusional
to think that they would have any impact on abortion rates.
It creates in him a delusional
sense that he and his nation have been chosen by God for special responsibilities and special favors--fostering the perilous perception that his norms are absolute norms, his form of government automatically superior to all others, and his spiritual tradition the only really true religion.
Once systematized into faith, religion (theistic religion anyway) leads its followers to dehumanize non-believers and heretics, to ignore or even enjoy their pain, to devalue earthly life and fantasize about a delusional