Year : 2007  |  Volume : 49  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 292--293

A case presented with DQas ifDQ phenomenon


Soumitra Ghosh, Kushal K Tamuli, Sabita Dihingia 
 Department of Psychiatry, Assam Medical College and Hospital, Dibrugarh, Assam, India

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Soumitra Ghosh
Department of Psychiatry, Assam Medical College and Hospital, Dibrugarh, Assam
India

A 22-year-old young male who was brought with a history of feeling of unreality, as if he himself and his surroundings had changed, since six months without any comorbid mental disorder or physical illness. Premorbidly he had some DQobsessional traitsDQ. Mental state examination revealed perceptual disorder in the form of depersonalization and derealization with insight grade VI. The patient was admitted and treated with pharmacotherapy and behavior therapy (relaxation exercise).


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Ghosh S, Tamuli KK, Dihingia S. A case presented with "as if" phenomenon.Indian J Psychiatry 2007;49:292-293


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Ghosh S, Tamuli KK, Dihingia S. A case presented with "as if" phenomenon. Indian J Psychiatry [serial online] 2007 [cited 2020 Sep 25 ];49:292-293
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