Ganser syndrome: A review of 15 cases

Mircea Sigal, David Altmark, Susana Alfici, Marc Gelkopf

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Using the diagnostic criteria found in the literature, 15 new cases of Ganser syndrome were examined. A relationship was found between specific premorbid personality traits and severity of the syndrome; a high percentage of the sample belonged to an ethnic minority and was suspected of having symptoms of premorbid neurological pathology.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)134-138
Number of pages5
JournalComprehensive Psychiatry
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1992
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Psychology
  • Psychiatry and Mental health


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