Acta Scientific Women's Health (ASWH)(ISSN: 2582-3205)

Research Article Volume 5 Issue 7

An Article on Alice in Wonderland Syndrome

Stella Gracy* and Khandhiya Aashiyana

Vice Principal, Mantal Health Nursing, Welfare Institute of Nursing and Midwifery, India

*Corresponding Author: Stella Gracy, Vice Principal, Mantal Health Nursing, Welfare Institute of Nursing and Midwifery, India.

Received: July 15, 2023; Published: June 25, 2023

Abstract

Alice in wonderland syndrome is also known as Todd’s Syndrome or Dysmetropsia. It is a Neuro psychological condition that causes a distortion of perception. It is often associated with migraines, head trauma, viral encephalitis and with abuse of some drugs. Clinical manifestation of this syndrome includes perceptual distortion such as micropsia, macropsia, Peleopsia and teleopsia. Finally treatment part explains about management and recovery of symptoms. 

Keywords: Alice in Wonderland Syndrome; Todd’s Syndrome; Perceptual Distortion

References

  1. Losada-Del Pozo R., et al. “Characteristics and evolution of patients with Alice in Wonderland syndrome”. Revue Neurologique 53 (2011): 641-648.
  2. George D and Bernard P. “Complex hallucinations and panic attacks in a 13-year-old with migraines: The Alice in Wonderland syndrome”. Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience 10 (2013): 30-32.
  3. Bernal Vañó E and López Andrés N. “A case of Alice-in-Wonderland syndrome probably associated with the use of montelukast”. Annals of Pediatrics (Barc) 78 (2013): 127-128. 
  4. Kuo SC., et al. “Possible association between Alice in Wonderland syndrome and influenza A infection”. The Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences 24 (2012): E7-8. 
  5. Binalsheikh IM., et al. “Lyme neuroborreliosis presenting as Alice in Wonderland syndrome”. Pediatrics Neurology 46 (2012): 185-186. 
  6. Nakaya H., et al. “Alice in Wonderland syndrome caused by the 2009 pandemic H1N1 influenza A virus”. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 30 (2011): 725-726. 
  7. Piessens P., et al. “Alice in Wonderland syndrome and upper airway obstruction in infectious mononucleosis”. B-ENT 7 (2011): 51-54. 
  8. Blom JD., et al. “Treatment of Alice in Wonderland syndrome and verbal auditory hallucinations using repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation: A case report with fMRI findings”. Psychopathology 44 (2011): 337-344. 

Citation

Citation: Stella Gracy and Khandhiya Aashiyana. “An Article on Alice in Wonderland Syndrome". Acta Scientific Women's Health 5.7 (2023): 23-27.

Copyright

Copyright: © 2022 Stella Gracy and Khandhiya Aashiyana. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.




Metrics

Acceptance rate35%
Acceptance to publication20-30 days

Indexed In





News and Events


  • Certification for Review
    Acta Scientific certifies the Editors/reviewers for their review done towards the assigned articles of the respective journals.
  • Submission Timeline for Upcoming Issue
    The last date for submission of articles for regular Issues is June 25, 2024.
  • Publication Certificate
    Authors will be issued a "Publication Certificate" as a mark of appreciation for publishing their work.
  • Best Article of the Issue
    The Editors will elect one Best Article after each issue release. The authors of this article will be provided with a certificate of "Best Article of the Issue"
  • Welcoming Article Submission
    Acta Scientific delightfully welcomes active researchers for submission of articles towards the upcoming issue of respective journals.

Contact US