Fregoli syndrome (FS) is commonly associated with verbal threats and aggressive behavior. We present a case of Fregoli syndrome leading to an assault. We discuss the possible underdiagnosis of FS, associated risk for aggression, and strategies to reduce that risk.
Ashraf, N., Antonius, D., Sinkman, A., Kleinhaus, K., & Malaspina, D. (2011). Fregoli Syndrome: An Underrecognized Risk Factor for Aggression in Treatment Settings. Case Reports in Psychiatry, 2011, 1–3. https://doi.org/10.1155/2011/351824