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Communicated Insanity

  • Arthur W. Wilcox (a1)

But why the term communicated? Is insanity catching? Such was the question asked by this Journal some five years ago referring to a case of so-called communicated insanity mentioned in a county asylum report. In this article I shall endeavour to bring evidence to show that in some few cases apparently it may be so.

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1 Brain, vol. 10, 1888, p. 408.
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Communicated Insanity

  • Arthur W. Wilcox (a1)
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