Customer Service | Help | FAQ | PEP-Easy | Report a Data Error | About
:
Login
Tip: To keep track of most popular articles…

PEP-Web Tip of the Day

You can always keep track of the Most Popular Journal Articles on PEP Web by checking the PEP tab found on the homepage.

For the complete list of tips, see PEP-Web Tips on the PEP-Web support page.

Garma, A. (1958). Peptic Ulcer and Pseudo Peptic Ulcer. Int. J. Psycho-Anal., 39:104-107.

(1958). International Journal of Psycho-Analysis, 39:104-107

Peptic Ulcer and Pseudo Peptic Ulcer

Angel Garma

SUMMARY

The same symptomatology is found in pseudo-ulcer patients and ulcer patients. The former do not develop ulcers, owing to less repression of their conflicts and psychological elaborations. This condition makes them a more favourable field for psycho-analytic research on the psycho-somatic factors in ulcers and on the different theories of this disease.

As in peptic ulcer patients, pseudo-ulcer symptoms come from genital conflicts and an oral-digestive regression of the genital instincts that intensify a cruel maternal superego (bad internalized mother), which, following the law of talion, attacks the individual with the instinctive activity corresponding to the second phase of the oral-digestive organization.

[This is a summary or excerpt from the full text of the book or article. The full text of the document is available to subscribers.]

Copyright © 2021, Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing, ISSN 2472-6982 Customer Service | Help | FAQ | Download PEP Bibliography | Report a Data Error | About

WARNING! This text is printed for personal use. It is copyright to the journal in which it originally appeared. It is illegal to redistribute it in any form.