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Is megalomania a real personality disorder?

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Dr. Glen Elliott
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
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In brief: No

Megalomania is not one of the recognized personality disorders or even a diagnosis, per se.
It is a description of someone with "delusions of grandeur and powerfulness" that may be fueled by a variety of factors. The recent meltdown by charlie sheen is an excellent example.

In brief: No

Megalomania is not one of the recognized personality disorders or even a diagnosis, per se.
It is a description of someone with "delusions of grandeur and powerfulness" that may be fueled by a variety of factors. The recent meltdown by charlie sheen is an excellent example.
Dr. Glen Elliott
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