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What does ''Folie a Duex'' mean?

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Folie a deux is French for double madness. In English it refers to similar delusional ideas in two closely associated people.

Folie a deux is French for double madness. In English it refers to similar delusional ideas in two closely associated people.


Norma Gentry

Folie a deux is a shared psychotic disorder between 2 people, usually people who are mutually dependent upon each other.

Folie à deux means "a madness shared by two". It's a rare psychiatric syndrome in which a symptom of psychosis is transmitted.


Brock Dudley

The simultaneous occurrence of symptoms of a mental disorder in two persons who are closely related (as siblings or man and wife).

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