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Disorder

Meanings and phrases

disorder

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n.
  1. a physical condition in which there is a disturbance of normal functioning; upset
  2. a disturbance of the peace or of public order
  3. a condition in which things are not in their expected places; disorderliness

disorder

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v.
  1. bring disorder to; disarray
  2. disturb in mind or make uneasy or cause to be worried or alarmed; perturb; unhinge; disquiet; trouble; cark; distract

acute brain disorder

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n.
  1. any disorder (as sudden confusion or disorientation) in an otherwise normal person that is due to reversible (temporary) impairment of brain tissues (as by head injuries or drugs or infection); acute organic brain syndrome

affective disorder

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n.
  1. any mental disorder not caused by detectable organic abnormalities of the brain and in which a major disturbance of emotions is predominant; major affective disorder; emotional disorder; emotional disturbance

alcohol amnestic disorder

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n.
  1. dementia observed during the last stages of severe chronic alcoholism; involves loss of memory for recent events although long term memory is intact; alcoholic dementia; Korsakoff's psychosis; Korsakoff's syndrome; Korsakov's psychosis; Korsakov's syndrome; polyneuritic psychosis
n.
  1. a personality disorder characterized by amorality and lack of affect; capable of violent acts without guilt feelings (`psychopathic personality' was once widely used but was superseded by `sociopathic personality' to indicate the social aspects of the disorder, but now `antisocial personality disorder' is the preferred term); sociopathic personality; psychopathic personality

anxiety disorder

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n.
  1. a cover term for a variety of mental disorders in which severe anxiety is a salient symptom
E.g.
  • People often have more than one anxiety disorder.
  • A general anxiety disorder (GAD) algorithm was released in 2006.
  • Such fear can create comorbidity with the anxiety disorder umbrella.

attention deficit disorder

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n.
  1. a condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders; ADD; attention deficit hyperactivity disorder; ADHD; hyperkinetic syndrome; minimal brain dysfunction; minimal brain damage; MBD
n.
  1. a condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders; attention deficit disorder; ADD; ADHD; hyperkinetic syndrome; minimal brain dysfunction; minimal brain damage; MBD

autoimmune disorder

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n.
  1. any of a large group of diseases characterized by abnormal functioning of the immune system that causes your immune system to produce antibodies against your own tissues; autoimmune disease

autosomal dominant disorder

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n.
  1. a disease caused by a dominant mutant gene on an autosome; autosomal dominant disease

bipolar disorder

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n.
  1. a mental disorder characterized by episodes of mania and depression; manic depression; manic depressive illness; manic-depressive psychosis
E.g.
  • They are slower for people with bipolar disorder.
  • A number of medications are used to treat bipolar disorder.
  • People with bipolar disorder often face problems with social stigma.

bladder disorder

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n.
  1. a disorder of the urinary bladder

blood disorder

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n.
  1. a disease or disorder of the blood; blood disease

brain disorder

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n.
  1. any disorder or disease of the brain; encephalopathy; brain disease

chromosonal disorder

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n.
  1. any change in the normal structure or number of chromosomes; often results in physical or mental abnormalities; chromosomal aberration; chromosomal anomaly; chrosomal abnormality

congenital disorder

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n.
  1. a defect that is present at birth; birth defect; congenital anomaly; congenital defect; congenital abnormality

conversion disorder

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n.
  1. a mental disorder characterized by the conversion of mental conflict into somatic forms (into paralysis or anesthesia having no apparent cause); conversion reaction; conversion hysteria

cyclic disorder

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n.
  1. a mild bipolar disorder that persists over a long time; cyclothymia; cyclothymic disorder

cyclothymic disorder

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n.
  1. a mild bipolar disorder that persists over a long time; cyclothymia; cyclic disorder

degenerative disorder

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n.
  1. condition leading to progressive loss of function

delusional disorder

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n.
  1. any mental disorder in which delusions play a significant role
n.
  1. emotional dissociative disorder in which there is loss of contact with your own personal reality accompanied by feelings of unreality and strangeness; depersonalization; depersonalisation; depersonalization disorder; depersonalization neurosis; depersonalisation neurosis
n.
  1. emotional dissociative disorder in which there is loss of contact with your own personal reality accompanied by feelings of unreality and strangeness; depersonalization; depersonalisation; depersonalisation disorder; depersonalization neurosis; depersonalisation neurosis

depressive disorder

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n.
  1. a state of depression and anhedonia so severe as to require clinical intervention; clinical depression; depression
E.g.
  • The cause of major depressive disorder is unknown.
  • Dysthymia is less acute and severe than major depressive disorder.
  • Major depressive disorder is classified as a mood disorder in DSM-5.

dissociative disorder

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n.
  1. dissociation so severe that the usually integrated functions of consciousness and perception of self break down

eating disorder

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n.
  1. a disorder of the normal eating routine
E.g.
  • Similar recommendations apply to binge eating disorder.
  • He may have suffered from an eating disorder.
  • They also partner and raise money for eating disorder organizations.

emotional disorder

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n.
  1. any mental disorder not caused by detectable organic abnormalities of the brain and in which a major disturbance of emotions is predominant; affective disorder; major affective disorder; emotional disturbance

functional disorder

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n.
  1. disorder showing symptoms for which no physiological or anatomical cause can be identified

gastrointestinal disorder

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n.
  1. illness caused by poisonous or contaminated food; food poisoning

generalized anxiety disorder

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n.
  1. an anxiety disorder characterized by chronic free-floating anxiety and such symptoms as tension or sweating or trembling or lightheadedness or irritability etc that has lasted for more than six months; GAD; anxiety reaction

genetic disorder

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n.
  1. a disease or disorder that is inherited genetically; genetic disease; genetic abnormality; genetic defect; congenital disease; inherited disease; inherited disorder; hereditary disease; hereditary condition
E.g.
  • CIE is an autosomal recessive genetic disorder.
  • Color blindness is typically an inherited genetic disorder.
  • Males only have one X chromosome and therefore express the genetic disorder.

glandular disorder

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n.
  1. a disorder of the glands of the body; glandular disease; gland disease; adenosis

hearing disorder

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n.
  1. impairment of the sense of hearing; hearing impairment

idiopathic disorder

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n.
  1. any disease arising from internal dysfunctions of unknown cause; idiopathic disease; idiopathy

immunological disorder

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n.
  1. a disorder of the immune system

inherited disorder

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n.
  1. a disease or disorder that is inherited genetically; genetic disease; genetic disorder; genetic abnormality; genetic defect; congenital disease; inherited disease; hereditary disease; hereditary condition

learning disorder

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n.
  1. a disorder found in children of normal intelligence who have difficulties in learning specific skills; learning disability

major affective disorder

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n.
  1. any mental disorder not caused by detectable organic abnormalities of the brain and in which a major disturbance of emotions is predominant; affective disorder; emotional disorder; emotional disturbance

manic disorder

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n.
  1. a mood disorder; an affective disorder in which the victim tends to respond excessively and sometimes violently; mania

mental disorder

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n.
  1. (psychiatry) a psychological disorder of thought or emotion; a more neutral term than mental illness; mental disturbance; disturbance; psychological disorder; folie
E.g.
  • In 1572 he began to exhibit signs of mental disorder.
  • Frankly, it suggests a mental disorder".
  • Having a parent with a mental disorder is also a risk factor.

metabolic disorder

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n.
  1. a disorder or defect of metabolism

monogenic disorder

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n.
  1. an inherited disease controlled by a single pair of genes; monogenic disease

nervous disorder

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n.
  1. a disorder of the nervous system; neurological disorder; neurological disease

neurological disorder

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n.
  1. a disorder of the nervous system; nervous disorder; neurological disease
E.g.
  • Essential tremor is a progressive neurological disorder, and the most common movement disorder.
  • Currently incurable, this disease is the most commonly inherited neurological disorder, and affects about one in 2,500 people.
  • Graffman's finger sprain may have been a trigger for focal dystonia, a neurological disorder that causes loss of function and uncontrollable curling in the fingers.
n.
  1. an anxiety disorder characterized by recurrent and persistent thoughts and feelings and repetitive, ritualized behaviors

organic disorder

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n.
  1. disorder caused by a detectable physiological or structural change in an organ

panic disorder

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n.
  1. an anxiety disorder characterized by unpredictable panic attacks; the attacks are usually severe but brief
E.g.
  • Subthreshold panic disorder sufferers were found to significantly benefit from use of CBT.
  • In November 2018, Genki Iwahashi went on hiatus to concentrate on treatment for his panic disorder.
  • Anxiety is often experienced by those with obsessive–compulsive disorder and is an acute presence in panic disorder.

personality disorder

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n.
  1. inflexible and maladaptive patterns of behavior
E.g.
  • He was diagnosed with schizoid personality disorder.
  • Kimberly realizes she has a multiple personality disorder.
  • Damji has borderline personality disorder.

phobic disorder

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n.
  1. an anxiety disorder characterized by extreme and irrational fear of simple things or social situations; phobia; phobic neurosis

polygenic disorder

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n.
  1. an inherited disease controlled by several genes at once; polygenic disease
n.
  1. an anxiety disorder associated with serious traumatic events and characterized by such symptoms as survivor guilt, reliving the trauma in dreams, numbness and lack of involvement with reality, or recurrent thoughts and images; PTSD
E.g.
  • She also suffered from posttraumatic stress disorder.
  • Additionally, most internet interventions for posttraumatic stress disorder use CCBT.
  • In some cases, this forms permanent fear responses such as posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) or a phobia.

psychological disorder

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n.
  1. (psychiatry) a psychological disorder of thought or emotion; a more neutral term than mental illness; mental disorder; mental disturbance; disturbance; folie

psychosomatic disorder

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n.
  1. a mental disorder that causes somatic symptoms

renal disorder

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n.
  1. a disease affecting the kidneys; kidney disease; nephropathy; nephrosis

respiratory disorder

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n.
  1. a disease affecting the respiratory system; respiratory disease; respiratory illness

schizophrenic disorder

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n.
  1. any of several psychotic disorders characterized by distortions of reality and disturbances of thought and language and withdrawal from social contact; schizophrenia; schizophrenic psychosis; dementia praecox

sex-linked disorder

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n.
  1. any disease or abnormality that is determined by the sex hormones

skin disorder

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n.
  1. a disease affecting the skin; skin disease; disease of the skin

sleep disorder

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n.
  1. a disturbance of the normal sleep pattern

sleep terror disorder

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n.
  1. a disorder of sleep characterized by a dream of terrifying dimensions far worse than a typical nightmare; they occur during NREM sleep; pavor nocturnus

speech disorder

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n.
  1. a disorder of oral speech; speech defect; defect of speech

spinocerebellar disorder

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n.
  1. any of several congenital disorders marked by degeneration of the cerebellum and spinal cord resulting in spasticity and ataxia

violent disorder

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n.
  1. violently angry and destructive behavior; rampage

visual disorder

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n.
  1. impairment of the sense of sight; visual impairment; visual defect; vision defect

stress disorder

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E.g.
  • She also suffered from posttraumatic stress disorder.
  • It is also used to treat post-traumatic stress disorder.
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder and depression often co-occur.

major depressive disorder

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E.g.
  • The cause of major depressive disorder is unknown.
  • Dysthymia is less acute and severe than major depressive disorder.
  • The cause of bipolar disorders overlaps with major depressive disorder.

hyperactivity disorder

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E.g.
  • Lorentzon suffers from Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
  • The song's name refers to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
  • The behavior itself may also suggest attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

spectrum disorder

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E.g.
  • There is also a report of a mutation in a patient with autism spectrum disorder.
  • Memantine appears to be generally well tolerated by children with autism spectrum disorder.
  • Here he worked with children with autism spectrum disorder at the school’s Neuropsychiatric Institute.

identity disorder

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E.g.
  • along with similarities between gender identity disorder and species identity disorder.
  • Lawrence and others have posited parallels between gender identity disorder and apotemnophilia.
E.g.
  • Lorentzon suffers from Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
  • The song's name refers to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
  • The behavior itself may also suggest attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

disorder characterized

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E.g.
  • TS is an inherited neurobehavioral disorder characterized by both motor and vocal tics.
  • Schizophrenia is a neuropsychiatric disorder characterized by the inability to perceive reality and think clearly.
  • Stutter (disambiguation) A stutter, or stuttering is a speech disorder characterized by the spasmodic repetition of a sound.
E.g.
  • Damji has borderline personality disorder.
  • Low dose antipsychotics may also be used in treatment of impulse-behavioural and cognitive-perceptual symptoms of borderline personality disorder.
  • V. S. Ramachandran and MD William Logan gave expert testimony that Montgomery had pseudocyesis in addition to depression, borderline personality disorder, and PTSD.

autism spectrum disorder

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E.g.
  • There is also a report of a mutation in a patient with autism spectrum disorder.
  • Memantine appears to be generally well tolerated by children with autism spectrum disorder.
  • Here he worked with children with autism spectrum disorder at the school’s Neuropsychiatric Institute.

recessive disorder

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E.g.
  • It is an autosomal recessive disorder.
  • ISSD is a rare autosomal recessive disorder and affects 1 in 528,000 live births worldwide.
  • Schindler disease is an autosomal recessive disorder, meaning that one must inherit an abnormal allele from both parents in order to have the disease.

use disorder

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E.g.
  • Alcoholism, also known as "alcohol use disorder", is a broad term for any drinking of alcohol that results in problems.
  • Other mental health issues such as anxiety disorders and substance use disorder are commonly associated with bipolar disorder.
E.g.
  • She also played the role of Lorelei Hills, Beth's dissociative identity disorder personality, from 2001 to 2002.
  • Revolving around a murder investigating, Azim played a character suffering from dissociative identity disorder and the accused murderer.
  • Revolving around a murder investigating, Shafeeu played a character suffering from dissociative identity disorder and the accused murderer.

autosomal recessive disorder

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E.g.
  • It is an autosomal recessive disorder.
  • ISSD is a rare autosomal recessive disorder and affects 1 in 528,000 live births worldwide.
  • Schindler disease is an autosomal recessive disorder, meaning that one must inherit an abnormal allele from both parents in order to have the disease.
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