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delusions of grandeur linked to mental disorder in my boss?

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Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Hard to comment: I am not sure what you're asking. If you wonder whether delusions of grandeur can be linked to a mental disorder, the answer is yes. If you wonder whether your boss specifically is having these, only s/he and his/her psychiatrist know for sure.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013
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