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Cotard delusion

(kō-tar′)
[Jules Cotard, Fr. neurologist, 1840-1889]
A delusion that one does not exist as a person or that he or she is putrefying and that he or she has lost blood or internal organs.
SYN: SEE: delusion of negation; SEE: delirium of negation; SEE: nihilistic delusion

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Cotard Delusion." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/759920/all/Cotard_delusion.
Cotard delusion. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/759920/all/Cotard_delusion. Accessed June 27, 2019.
Cotard delusion. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/759920/all/Cotard_delusion
Cotard Delusion [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 June 27]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/759920/all/Cotard_delusion.
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