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disorder

[dis′ȯrd·ər]
(crystallography)
Departures from regularity in the occupation of lattice sites in a crystal containing more than one element.
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This pattern of cognitions and resulting minimization of the pathological nature of their symptoms is a common feature of delusional disorders.
In spite of the treatment difficulties, patients with paranoid personality or delusional disorder may function quite well.
The first reviewed the literature from 1961 to 1994 and the second looked at the efficacy of antipsychotics in treating delusional disorder from 1994 to 2004.
In his findings, Sheriff Graeme Buchanan said: "His preoccupation with his theory and his persistent delusional disorder affect his behaviour and his interaction with individuals in day-to-day situations.
Miller said Johnson showed signs of a delusional disorder and thought others could read his mind.
Rosiello was not suffering from a delusional disorder or cocaine dependency disorder at the time of the slaying.
Compared with more than 300,000 randomly selected, matched control subjects who were free from severe mental illness, the 46,136 subjects with schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, bipolar disorder, delusional disorder, or other nonorganic psychoses showed triple the rate of death from coronary heart disease before age 50 and double the rate at aged 50-75 years.
Sentencing Hughes, earlier found guilty of harassment, Deputy District Judge Jarvaid Azam said: "It is clear that you are suffering from a delusional disorder.
Deputy District Judge Javaid Azam said it was clear the man was suffering from a delusional disorder and ordered him to be detained in hospital until doctors deemed he was fit to be released.
Diane McEwen of Tiburon, said God suffers from "a severe psychotic delusional disorder.
Rosiello had a delusional disorder and cocaine dependence disorder on the night of Feb.
A psychiatrist said he had a delusional disorder and the attack was linked.