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Psychosis following abortion

Identifier

006806

Type of Spiritual Experience

Hallucination

Number of hallucinations: 1

Background

I was unable to access the paper so I don't know if it was legal or illegal. 

 

A description of the experience

Br J Psychiatry. 1989 Apr;154:559-60. Psychotic illness following termination of pregnancy.  Davidson K, Clare AW. Department of Psychological Medicine, St Bartholomew's Hospital, West Smithfield, London.

A case of a psychotic illness following an induced termination of pregnancy is described; this is discussed in relation to the literature on the subject, and possible aetiological factors in the case are reviewed.

PMID: 2590789

The source of the experience

PubMed

Concepts, symbols and science items

Concepts

Symbols

Science Items

Activities and commonsteps

Activities

Overloads

Illegal abortion
Psychological trauma

Commonsteps

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