• Vol. 47 No. 7, 266–268
  • 15 July 2018

Delusion of Parasitosis: A Descriptive Analysis of 88 Patients at a Tertiary Skin Centre


Delusions of parasitosis (DoP) is a form of monosymptomatic hypochondriacal delusional disorder of bodily infestation. Patients present to the dermatologist with a fixed false belief of infestations of the body.

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