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  • onset
  • The speed of onset of psychotic symptoms varies depending on the type of substance. (encyclopedia.com)
  • These disorders often have an abrupt onset, developing rapidly within a few days, and they frequently show a rapid resolution of symptoms with no recurrence. (mentalhealth.com)
  • This differs somewhat from people who suffer from any first-time psychotic episode, which occurs in about 100,000 teens and young adults in the United States every year, has a peak onset between the ages of 15-25 years, and more commonly affects males versus females. (medicinenet.com)
  • One consideration is the presence of a temporal association between the onset, exacerbation, or remission of the general medical condition and that of the psychotic disturbance. (health.am)
  • Early-onset psychotic illnesses in children and adolescents are not as rare as is commonly believed. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Researchers
  • Athens, Ga. - A team of researchers led by faculty at the University of Georgia has identified a number of biological markers that make it possible to classify mental disorders with greater precision. (eurekalert.org)
  • Researchers used these measures to identify different "biotypes" of mental disorders, which proved to be superior to DSM standards. (eurekalert.org)
  • Frequent cannabis use and psychotic-like experiences (PLEs) seem to be associated with person-specific vulnerabilities, not just genetic factors, researchers say. (psychcongress.com)
  • episode
  • This study investigates the neuroprotective properties of low-dose lithium in young individuals at ultra-high risk of developping a first psychotic episode. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Assessment
  • Evidence from the literature that suggests that there can be a direct association between the general medical condition in question and the development of psychotic symptoms can provide a useful context in the assessment of a particular situation. (health.am)