Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms
Delusion of paralysis


Definition: False belief about being physically paralyzed (Reifand Murach 2003).


ExplorationThe presence of delusion of paralysis can be established during the interview with the patient.




Reif A, Murach WM, Pfuhlmann B: Delusional Paralysis: An Unusual Variant of Cotard's Syndrome. Psychopathology 2003; 36: 218-220.


November 29, 2018