Medical Definition of Illusion

Illusion: A perception that occurs when a sensory stimulus is present but is incorrectly perceived and misinterpreted, such as hearing the wind as someone crying. Everyone may occasionally experience an illusion. However, illusions are extraordinarily common in people suffering from schizophrenia.

CONTINUE SCROLLING OR CLICK HERE FOR RELATED SLIDESHOW

QUESTION

Negative emotions are more powerful than positive emotions. See Answer

Health Solutions From Our Sponsors

Reviewed on 12/21/2018