Classificationof Delusional Disorder

A. Persecutory type. Involves delusions that the individual is being harassed.

B. Somatic type. Involves delusions of a physical deficit or medical condition.

C. Erotomanic type. Involves delusions that another person is in love with the patient.

D. Grandiose type. Involves delusions of exaggerated power, wealth, knowledge, identity or relationship to a famous person or religious figure.

E. Jealous type. Involves delusions that an individual's partner is unfaithful.

F. Mixed type. Involves delusions of at least two of the above without a predominate theme.

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