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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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The relationship between impulsive verbal aggression and intermittent explosive disorder.
Lifetime and 12-month intermittent explosive disorder in Latinos.
The findings, published in the June Archives of General Psychiatry, indicate that intermittent explosive disorder typically begins during adolescence and lasts for at least a decade, with an average of 43 episodes per person.
Researchers now need to examine whether youngsters with intermittent explosive disorder who are treated with cognitive therapy, relaxation training, or psychiatric medications avoid later depression or other mental disorders, Kessler says.
A study by others in 1997 found benefits from giving the anticonvulsant divalproex sodium (Depakote) instead of placebo to patients with borderline personality disorder and intermittent explosive disorder.
41 between a life history of general aggression and the level of AVP in the cerebrospinal fluid of 18 men and 8 women who had a variety of Axis I and Axis II personality disorders, including intermittent explosive disorder (lED) in 3 patients, and a lifetime history of generalized aggression.
Pathological gambling is designated as an Impulse Control Disorder, a classification which also includes pyromania, kleptomania, and intermittent explosive disorder.
His anger was aroused almost without provocation and was such as that seen in severe attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and intermittent explosive disorder.

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