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Saturday, November 12, 2011

Rare and Unusual Psychiatric Syndromes

Great find by Deb!

Number 2 explains Capgras syndrome, a disorder which is characterized by a person's delusional belief that an acquaintance (usually a spouse or close family member) has been replaced by an identical looking imposter.

Here's a clip of a patient with Capgras syndrome:
David even believed the house he was living in was an imitation of his real house!

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