The prevalence of Capgras syndrome in a university hospital setting


Tamam L. , Karatas G., Zeren T., Ozpoyraz N.

ACTA NEUROPSYCHIATRICA, cilt.15, ss.290-295, 2003 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

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Background: Capgras syndrome (CS), the most common type of delusional misidentification syndrome, is the delusional belief that significant people in the patient's life have been replaced by identical doubles. Capgras syndrome is thought to be a rare syndrome which commonly occurs in a psychotic context.