Sexual and Gender Disorders
Mental disorders related to sexual dysfunction, paraphilias, and gender identity disorders.
Disorder characterized by recurrent, intense sexually arousing fantasies, sexual urges, or behaviors involving cross-dressing in a heterosexual male. The fantasies, urges, or behaviors cause clinically significant distress or impairment in social, occupational or other areas of functioning. (from APA, DSM-IV, 1994)
Multiple Personality Disorder
Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders
Categorical classification of MENTAL DISORDERS based on criteria sets with defining features. It is produced by the American Psychiatric Association. (DSM-IV, page xxii)
The medical science that deals with the origin, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of mental disorders.
Psychiatric Status Rating Scales
Commitment of Mentally Ill
Encyclopedias as Topic
Emergency Services, Psychiatric
A species of gram-negative bacteria and causative agent of severe bovine ANAPLASMOSIS. It is the most pathogenic of the ANAPLASMA species.