On hallucinations, bizarre sensations, phantom phenomena and body-image disturbances
Type of Spiritual Experience
A description of the experience
Harefuah. 2011 Jul;150(7):600-2, 616.
[On hallucinations, bizarre sensations, phantom phenomena and body-image disturbances].
[Article in Hebrew]
Avi O Section of Rehabilitation Medicine, Reuth Medical Center, Tel Aviv and the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University. firstname.lastname@example.org
Subjective descriptions of neuropsychological phenomena which reflect body-image disturbances, are well known to neurologists, psychiatrists, neuropsychologists and rehabilitation medicine physicians. These phenomena may accompany patients with mental illnesses, after brain injury or with various neuro-orthopedic disabilities. It is also well documented in people who are exposed to extreme isolation or harsh situations.
The source of the experiencePubMed
Concepts, symbols and science items
ConceptsBody image distortion
Activities and commonsteps
OverloadsBeing in extremely inhospitable surroundings
Loneliness and isolation
Losing your independence