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alice in wonderland syndrome

a syndrome of distorted space, time and body image. The patient with this syndrome has a feeling that their entire body, or parts of it have been altered in shape and size. The syndrome is usually associated with visual hallucinations. The disorder has been closely linked to migraine headaches
 
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alice in wonderland syndrome
a syndrome of distorted space, time and body image. The patient with this syndrome has a feeling that their entire body, or parts of it have been altered in shape and size. The syndrome is usually associated with visual hallucinations. The disorder has been closely linked to migraine headaches
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