Industrial Psychiatry Journal

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2011  |  Volume : 20  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 64--65

Delusional parasitosis of face in a factory worker


Manjeet S Bhatia, Anurag Jhanjee, Shruti Srivastava 
 Department of Psychiatry, UCMS and GTB Hospital, Dilshad Garden, Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Manjeet S Bhatia
D-1 Naraina Vihar, New Delhi - 110 028
India

Delusional parasitosis is a form of monohypochondriacal psychosis, a condition sometimes encountered in psychiatric or dermatological clinical practice. The exact etiology and outcome of this condition is not well known. A patient with delusional parasitosis of face who responded to aripiprazole is described.


How to cite this article:
Bhatia MS, Jhanjee A, Srivastava S. Delusional parasitosis of face in a factory worker.Ind Psychiatry J 2011;20:64-65


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Bhatia MS, Jhanjee A, Srivastava S. Delusional parasitosis of face in a factory worker. Ind Psychiatry J [serial online] 2011 [cited 2019 Aug 20 ];20:64-65
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