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Musical hallucinosis: auditory Charles Bonnet syndrome?

  • Gary Hosty (a1)


A case of musical hallucinosis is presented, which failed to respond to neuroleptics but responded to carbamazepine. Parallels with the Charles Bonnet syndrome are discussed.



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Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine
  • ISSN: 0790-9667
  • EISSN: 2051-6967
  • URL: /core/journals/irish-journal-of-psychological-medicine
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