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What is persecutory delusional disorder?

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Delusional disorder is when someone can’t the real and imaginary apart. The disorder has several types, based on the main theme of the delusions. People with persecutory delusional disorder believe that they or someone close to them are being mistreated, or that someone is spying on them or planning to harm them. They may make repeated complaints to legal authorities.

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Intelihealth: "Delusional Disorder."

Disorders.org: "Delusional."

Medscape: "Delusional Disorder."

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders IV: "Delusional Disorder."

 

Reviewed by Joseph Goldberg on December 19, 2018

SOURCES:

Intelihealth: "Delusional Disorder."

Disorders.org: "Delusional."

Medscape: "Delusional Disorder."

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders IV: "Delusional Disorder."

 

Reviewed by Joseph Goldberg on December 19, 2018

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