Folie à deux and delusional disorder by proxy in a family

Atefeh Ghanbari Jolfaei, Mehdi Nasr Isfahani, Reza Bidaki


  • This report presents a 52-year-old woman who was admitted to nephrology ward with hypernatremia. She shared a persecutory delusion of poisoning with her 22-year-old daughter and did not feed her 8-year-old son due to her delusion.
  • KEYWORDS: Shared Paranoid Disorder, Delusions, Schizophrenia, Paranoid.


folie a deux, persecutory delusion, delusional disorder by proxy

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