Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms
Delusions of guilt
Definition: False beliefs of remorsef or past behavior, thoughts or wishes (Ban 1989).
Exploration: The presence of delusions of guilt can be established by interviewing the patient.
Ban TA. CODE-DD. Composite Diagnostic Evaluation of Depressive Disorders. Nashville: JM Productions; 1989. p. 19.