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  • include
  • In childhood, features of this disorder include short stature, small genitals and an excessive appetite. (rarediseases.org)
  • Targets might include, but are not limited to, potentially modifiable behavioral, cognitive, affective and/or interpersonal factors or processes, neural circuits or neural activity subserving specific behaviors or cognitive processes, and/or other neurobiological mechanisms associated with risk for, causation of, or maintenance of a mental disorder. (nih.gov)
  • Some common sleep disorders include sleep apnea (stops in breathing during sleep), narcolepsy and hypersomnia (excessive sleepiness at inappropriate times), cataplexy (sudden and transient loss of muscle tone while awake), and sleeping sickness (disruption of sleep cycle due to infection). (wikipedia.org)
  • Other disorders include sleepwalking, night terrors and bed wetting. (wikipedia.org)
  • The most common sleep disorders include: Bruxism, involuntarily grinding or clenching of the teeth while sleeping. (wikipedia.org)
  • These disorders do not include obesity. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, unique symptoms and signs of a receptive language disorder include: struggling to understand meanings of words and sentences, struggling to put words in proper order, and inability to follow verbal instruction. (wikipedia.org)
  • Experts that commonly treat such disorders include speech pathologists and audiologists. (wikipedia.org)
  • Risk factors include a history of child abuse, family history of mental disorders, and poverty. (wikipedia.org)
  • Primary care physicians can treat most of these disorders, however, high-risk individuals include those with HIV, roughly half of whom need surgery to remedy the disorders. (wikipedia.org)
  • excessive
  • Bulimia nervosa is a disorder characterized by binge eating and purging, as well as excessive evaluation of one's self-worth in terms of body weight or shape. (wikipedia.org)
  • onset
  • The onset of this form of the disorder usually occurs before age 30, although cases have been diagnosed in patients over 70 years of age. (rarediseases.org)
  • As many as 1 in 100 people may experience some form of tic disorder, usually before the onset of puberty. (wikipedia.org)
  • bulimia
  • I knew I wanted to focus on eating disorders treatment, which was born out of my own struggle with bulimia, but at that time, it felt too soon out of my own recovery, and honestly, I felt too wet behind the ears as a clinician, so eating disorder treatment needed to take a back seat. (nationaleatingdisorders.org)
  • Fragile X Syndro
  • Grand Rapids, MI (Nov. 7, 2017) - New preclinical research suggests the potential utility of BPN14770, a selective PDE4D inhibitor currently under development by Tetra Discovery Partners as a prospective treatment for memory and cognitive problems associated with Alzheimer's disease, in the treatment of Fragile X Syndrome (FXS) and possibly other autism spectrum disorders. (eurekalert.org)
  • usually
  • Symptoms and physical findings associated with this disorder are usually present at birth (congenital) and may vary greatly from case to case. (rarediseases.org)
  • People with RLS can sometimes experience remissions-spontaneous improvement over a period of weeks or months before symptoms reappear-usually during the early stages of the disorder. (nih.gov)
  • Usually such disorders are accompanied by expressive language disorders. (wikipedia.org)
  • This disorder usually results from an extra chromosome 21, although in uncommon instances it is related to other chromosomal abnormalities such as translocation of the genetic material. (wikipedia.org)
  • the children with tic disorders in that study were usually undiagnosed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Freund noted that troilism (a paraphilia for observing one's sexual/romantic partner sexually interacting with a third party, usually unbeknownst to the third party) might also be a courtship disorder, troilism being a variant of voyeurism. (wikipedia.org)
  • Panic disorder is usually treated with counselling and medications. (wikipedia.org)
  • Play media Panic disorder sufferers usually have a series of intense episodes of extreme anxiety during panic attacks. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mental disorders are usually defined by a combination of how a person behaves, feels, perceives, or thinks. (wikipedia.org)
  • People with dissociative identity disorder usually have close relatives who have also had similar experiences. (wikipedia.org)
  • recurrent
  • Paraphilias are generally defined as psychosexual disorders in which significant distress or an impairment in a domain of functioning results from recurrent intense sexual urges, fantasies or behaviors generally involving an unusual object, activity, or situation. (wikipedia.org)
  • chromosome
  • Founded, supported, and run by parents just like you, for over 25 years CDO has been supporting those born with rare chromosome disorders. (chromodisorder.org)
  • Help us in our efforts to raise awareness of rare chromosome disorders by visiting our online store. (chromodisorder.org)
  • PWS occurs due to abnormalities affecting certain genes in the proximal long arm of chromosome 15 when deleted from the father's chromosome 15 and hence referred to as a genomic imprinting disorder which depends on the sex of the parent donating the chromosome leading to the chromosome defect in the child. (rarediseases.org)
  • awareness
  • North America dominates the global bipolar disorder market due to increased awareness and larger availability of treatment options. (transparencymarketresearch.com)
  • Our goal is to educate and help spread eating disorder awareness throughout Maryland! (ednmaryland.org)
  • Studies investigating the relationship between interoception and panic disorder have shown that people with panic disorder feel heartbeat sensations more intensely when stimulated by pharmacological agents, suggesting that they experience heightened interoceptive awareness compared to healthy subjects. (wikipedia.org)
  • Depersonalization disorder: periods of detachment from self or surrounding which may be experienced as "unreal" (lacking in control of or "outside" self) while retaining awareness that this is only a feeling and not a reality. (wikipedia.org)
  • syndrome
  • Bj√∂rnstad syndrome is an extremely rare inherited disorder characterized by the presence of abnormally flattened, twisted hair shafts (pili torti) and, in most cases, deafness (sensorineural hearing loss). (rarediseases.org)
  • Dubin Johnson Syndrome is a rare genetic liver disorder that tends to affect people of Middle Eastern Jewish heritage disproportionately to other groups. (rarediseases.org)
  • Symptoms of the following disorders can be similar to those of Dubin Johnson Syndrome. (rarediseases.org)
  • Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) is a genetic multisystem disorder characterized during infancy by lethargy, diminished muscle tone (hypotonia), a week suck and feeding difficulties with poor weight gain and growth and other hormone deficiency. (rarediseases.org)
  • Freeman-Sheldon syndrome is a rare inherited disorder characterized by multiple contractures (i.e., restricted movement around two or more body areas) at birth (congenital), abnormalities of the head and face (craniofacial) area, defects of the hands and feet, and skeletal malformations. (rarediseases.org)
  • treatment of tic disorders is similar to treatment of Tourette syndrome. (wikipedia.org)
  • The principal classes of metabolic disorders are: Acid-base imbalance Metabolic brain diseases Calcium metabolism disorders DNA repair-deficiency disorders Glucose metabolism disorders Hyperlactatemia Iron metabolism disorders Lipid metabolism disorders Malabsorption syndromes Metabolic syndrome X Inborn error of metabolism Mitochondrial diseases Phosphorus metabolism disorders Porphyrias Proteostasis deficiency Metabolic disorders can be present at birth, and many can be identified by routine screening. (wikipedia.org)
  • Factitious disorder imposed on another (also called Munchausen syndrome by proxy, Munchausen by proxy, or factitious disorder by proxy) is a condition in which a person deliberately produces, feigns, or exaggerates the symptoms of someone in their care. (wikipedia.org)
  • The DSM-5 differentiates among two types: Factitious disorder imposed on self (Munchausen syndrome) Factitious disorder imposed on another (Munchausen syndrome by proxy), defined as: When an individual falsifies illness in another, whether that be a child, pet, or older adult. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ganser syndrome was once considered a separate factitious disorder, but is now considered a dissociative disorder. (wikipedia.org)
  • The syndrome is sometimes diagnosed as merely malingering-however, it is more often defined as a factitious disorder. (wikipedia.org)