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Resolution of episode of major depressive disorder with emergence of Ganser syndrome symptoms

  • Dinesh K Arya (a1)

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A 48 year old housewife, admitted with a diagnosis of major depressive episode suddenly developed Ganser syndrome during the course of her illness. This resulted in spontaneous resolution of symptoms of depression. The resolution of intrapsychic conflict as a result of development of Ganser syndrome which led to sudden remission of major depressive episode is discussed.

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