Reframing delusional infestation: perspectives on unresolved puzzles

@inproceedings{Lai2018ReframingDI,
  title={Reframing delusional infestation: perspectives on unresolved puzzles},
  author={Jianbo Lai and Zhe Xu and Yi Xu and Shaohua Hu},
  booktitle={Psychology research and behavior management},
  year={2018}
}
Delusional infestation (DI), a debilitating psychocutaneous condition, featured as a false fixed belief of being infested accompanied by somatosensory abnormality, behavior alteration, and cognitive impairment. Although management of primary causes and pharmacotherapy with antipsychotics and/or antidepressants can help to alleviate symptoms in most patients, the underlying etiology of DI still remains unclear. Morgellons disease (MD), characterized by the presence of cutaneous filaments… CONTINUE READING
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