n, a delusional disorder in which a person believes that a spouse, friend, parent, or family member has been replaced by a double or an impostor. A neurological syndrome which involves misidentification, it is usually associated with paranoid schizophrenia.

CAPGRAS SYNDROME: "More than a mood disorder, the Capgras Syndrome may indicate a tendency towards paranoid schizophrenia."
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