Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms

Tendency to cry


Definition: Increase in the frequency of crying compared to the premorbid normal (Taylor 1981).


Exploration: The presence of tendency to cry can be established by observing the patient.




Taylor MA. The Neuropsychiatric Mental Status Examination. New York: Spectrum  publications; 1981, p. 319.


June 18, 2020