auditory hallucination


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Noun1.auditory hallucination - illusory auditory perception of strange nonverbal soundsauditory hallucination - illusory auditory perception of strange nonverbal sounds
hallucination - illusory perception; a common symptom of severe mental disorder
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The study is the first large-scale randomized controlled trial of this type of therapy, and was used in people with schizophrenia who had had persistent and distressing auditory hallucinations for more than a year, despite treatment.
Auditory hallucination (AH) is a common symptom in patients with schizophrenia and its average prevalence is 60% (range 25-94%).
Kaneko Y, Oda Y, Goto F, Two cases of intractable auditory hallucination successfully treated with sound therapy.
Up to this time auditory hallucinations had probably been casually anonymous and not in any sense a significant social interaction.
sup][21] The auditory hallucination rating scale [sup][22] was used to assess AVH with seven characteristics such as frequency, reality, loudness, number of voices, length, attention dedicated to the hallucinations, and hallucination-induced arousal.
With the dose of lamotrigine increased to 50 mg daily after the initial two weeks, she started to report worsening of these abnormal perceptions which developed into more complex visual and auditory hallucinations.
sup][17] The clinical AH was assessed using Hoffman auditory hallucination scale [sup][18] from seven aspects: Frequency, reality, loudness, number of voices, length, attention dedicating to the hallucinations, and hallucination-induced arousal.
In keeping with cognitive hypotheses, we believe auditory hallucination is confusion about the source of inner information.
Nearly one in 10 people suffer from tinnitus, which is technically an auditory hallucination, in which tones or buzzing noises are heard following hearing loss.
An additional 233 subjects reported at least one visual or auditory hallucination on the Composite International Diagnostic Interview (CIDI).
Once the auditory hallucination syndrome sets in, it is a vulnerability that never seems to go away," he said.
Thus subjective mental phenomena are accepted as real and patients develop visual and auditory hallucination.