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How typical are micropsia and alice in wonderland syndrome in children?

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Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience in Clinical Psychology
No good data: This is not quite rare, but also not common. It is more often reported in children but can occur at any age. It is not a mental illness, but a physical perceptual distortion and is usually not part of a dangerous condition. It may be associated w/ migraines or tle and a neurologist might help. Try not to worry about 'craziness' - it is not that. Wish i could offer #s, but i can't.
Answered on Sep 8, 2014
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Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience in Clinical Psychology
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http://www.aliceinwonderlandsyndrome.net/Alice-in-Wonderland-Syndrome-Treatment.html
Mar 18, 2014

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