disorder

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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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Other times these same problem behaviors may be part of the symptom constellation of a true psychiatric illness, such as an affective, anxiety, psychotic, or catatonic disorder. Problem behaviors also may represent a neurochemical or neuroendocrine imbalance--dopamine, serotonin, and endogenous opioid dysregulation are sometimes culprits and may respond to medication specifically targeting such.
Delirium or catatonic disorder due to a general medical condition.