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ORGANIC MENTAL DISORDERS
a. DELIRIUM
b. DEMENTIA
c. ORGAINIC AMNESTIC SYNDROME

PSYCHOACTIVE SUBSTANCE USE DISIODERS

• PSYCHOSIS

a. SCHIZOPHRENIA
b. MOOD DISORDERS
c. DELUSIONAL DISORDERS      Read More :--

 

Schizophrenia

 

Schizophrenia is a mental disorder characterized by a breakdown of thought processes and by poor emotional responsiveness. It most commonly features auditory hallucinations, paranoid or bizarre delusions, or disorganized speech and thinking,      Read More : --

 

Mood Disorders

 

A.   The mood is elevated or irritable to a degree that is definitely abnormal for the individual concerned and  sustained for at least four consecutive days.

B.   At least three of the following must be present, leading to some interference with personal functioning in daily living:-
(1) increased activity or physical restlessness;
(2) increased talkativeness;
(3) difficulty in concentration or distractibility;
(4) decreased need for sleep;
(5) increased sexual energy;
(6) mild spending sprees, or other types of reckless or irresponsible behaviour;
(7) increased sociability or over-familiarity.             Read More :--

 

Drug Addiction

 

Substance dependence, commonly called drug addiction, is a drug user's compulsive need to use controlled substances in order to function normally. When such substances are unobtainable, the user suffers from substance withdrawal.

The section about substance dependence in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (more specifically, the 2000 "text revision", the DSM-IV-TR) does not use the word addiction at all.       Read More :--

 

ANXIETY DISORDERS

 

  • F40 PHOBIC ANXIETY DISORDERS
  • F40.0 Agoraphobia

A. Marked and consistently manifest fear in or avoidance of at least two of the following situations:
(1) crowds;
(2) public places;
(3) travelling alone;
(4) travelling away from home.       Read More :--

 

Personality Disorders

 

F60 - F69 DISORDERS OF ADULT PERSONALITY AND BEHAVIOUR
F60 SPECIFIC PERSONALITY DISORDERS

G1. Evidence that the individual's characteristic and enduring patterns of inner experience and behaviour  deviate markedly as a whole from the culturally expected and accepted range (or 'norm'). Such deviation  must be manifest in more than one of the following areas:       Read More ;--

 

Eating Disorders

 

F50 EATING DISORDERS
F50.0 Anorexia nervosa

A.   Weight loss, or in children a lack of weight gain, leading to a body weight of at least 15% below the normal  or expected weight for age and height.
B.   The weight loss is self-induced by avoidance of "fattening foods".
C.   A self-perception of being too fat, with an intrusive dread of fatness, which leads to a self-imposed low weight threshold.         Read More :--

 

Sleep Disorders

 

F51 NONORGANIC SLEEP DISORDERS
Comments: a more comprehensive classification of sleep disorders is available (International Classification of Sleep Disorders1) but it should be noted that this is organized on a different basis than ICD-10. For some research purposes, where particularly homogenous groups of sleep disorders are required, a specification of 4 or more within a one-year period should be considered for categories F51.3, F51.4 and F51.5.  Read More ;--

 

Sexual Disorders

 

F52 SEXUAL DYSFUNCTION, NOT CAUSED BY ORGANIC DISORDER OR DISEASE
G1. The subject is unable to participate in a sexual relationship as he or she should wish.
G2. The dysfunction occurs frequently, but may be absent on some occasions.
G3. The dysfunction has been present for at least six months.          Read more :--