personality disorder

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personality disorder

[‚pərs·ən′al·əd·ē dis‚ȯrd·ər]
(psychology)
Any of various disorders characterized by abnormal behavior rather than by neurotic, psychotic, or mental disturbances.
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3) Cluster C personality disorders play a relevant role in POPD.
Cluster C personality disorders in pregnant women with and without POPD, n (%) Women with POPD Women without p (a) (Group 1) n=20 POPD (Group 2) value n=250 Avoidant 8 (40.
According to Seligman (1998), Cluster C personality disorders involve the least dysfunction, deeming them more treatable than other personality disorders.