hallucination

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an illusion of perceiving something that does not really exist

Synonyms for hallucination

a mistaken or unfounded opinion or idea

an object perceived during a hallucinatory episode

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Around 60-70% of people who have schizophrenia experience auditory hallucinations that are typically insulting and threatening.
Its most common symptoms are delusions and auditory hallucinations.
The patient reported onset of intermittent auditory hallucinations accompanied by paranoia during childhood.
Objective: To investigate the efficacy and safety of tDCS for auditory hallucinations among patients with schizophrenia.
She subsequently developed secondary delusions to those of jealousy, including being watched and persecuted, auditory hallucinations, an irritable mood, and violent and disorganized behavior.
9) It has also been proposed that a single gene may be even responsible for hallucinatory experiences 10 implying that those who have not inherited such a gene may not experience auditory hallucinations, but still could experience other characteristic symptoms of schizophrenia.
So I headed alone to the psych ward, through the two sets of remote-activated metal doors, and into Room 621, where I met Brandon, a paranoid schizophrenic who suffered from frequent auditory hallucinations.
Musical ear syndrome (MES) is a condition that causes patients with hearing impairment to have non-psychiatric auditory hallucinations.
Patients also exhibit signs of mystical-religious delusions, as well as hallucinations--often complex auditory hallucinations, of voices commanding or commenting (talking about the patient in the third person).
District Judge Ann Aiken in court on Tuesday that Spratt recently began taking medication to combat auditory hallucinations and other symptoms related to psychiatric disorders.
But Zak and Lisa are stunned when Belle confesses that she made up her auditory hallucinations.
He has been diagnosed with psychosis by the hospital and has been taken medication to battle visual and auditory hallucinations.
Among those with psychoses, visual and auditory hallucinations are most common.
Threat preys on your senses (and phobias) at every opportunity - from auditory hallucinations to vertigo and acrophobia.
Among the topics are near-psychotic phenomena in a clinical context, at-risk mental states, auditory hallucinations, delusions, language disorder, and a phenomenology-based approach to disturbances of the experience of self.