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1,081 Possible Causes for Flat Affect

  • Endogenous Depression

    Abstract In recent empirical research on endogenous depression, time estimation has frequently been discussed in the context of chronopathological reflections, without empirical evidence of the postulated correlations between changes in speed of the "internal clock" and indicators of time estimation. In three single[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Brain Concussion

    Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 2018 Feb;28(1):15-29. doi: 10.1016/j.nic.2017.09.006. Epub 2017 Oct 27. Author information 1 Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging Department, El Bosque University, Hospital Universitario Fundacion Santa Fe de Bogota, Calle 119 # 7 - 75, Bogota DC 110111, Colombia. Electronic address:[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Stroke

    BMJ Case Rep. 2018 Jun 19;2018. pii: bcr-2017-223955. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2017-223955. Author information 1 Care of the Elderly Department, Countess of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Chester, UK. 2 Diabetes and Endocrinology Department, Countess of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Chester, UK. Abstract[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Psychosis

    (i.e., flat affect, lack of initiative) rare deterioration of the patients' personality absence of psychosis in the patient's family absence of premorbid schizoid traits[epilepsy.com] Symptoms may include bizarre delusions, prominent hallucinations, incoherence, flat affect, avolition, and anhedonia.[dualdiagnosis.org] Compared to idiopathic schizophrenia, schizophrenia-like states in epilepsy include: an intact affect unimpaired ability to relate to others relative absence of negative symptoms[epilepsy.com]

  • Schizophrenia

    affect and cognitive slowness.[reddit.com] Symptoms include: “Flat affect” (reduced expression of emotions via facial expression or voice tone) Reduced feelings of pleasure in everyday life Difficulty beginning and[web.archive.org] Negative symptoms are the tendency toward restricted emotions, flat affect (diminished emotional expressiveness), and the inability to start or continue productive activity[drugs.com]

  • Autistic Disorder

    RATIONALE: Individuals with autistic disorder (autism) frequently exhibit significant irritability marked by severe tantrums, aggression, and self-injury. Despite advances in the treatment of this symptom domain in autism, there remains an ongoing need for more effective and better tolerated pharmacotherapies.[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Catatonic Schizophrenia

    Symptoms such as avolition, impaired social interaction, and flat affect become more frequent over the 25 years of follow-up.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Meanwhile, other symptoms of schizophrenia — such as disorganized speech, flat affect, catatonic, or disorganized behavior — are not present or are less prominent than these[psycom.net] […] clusters; sometimes placed in family Saxifragaceae myotonic dystrophy a severe form of muscular dystrophy marked by generalized weakness and muscular wasting that affects[vocabulary.com]

  • Schizoid Personality Disorder

    In people with SPD, the flat affect varies from failure to show emotion even when it is present, and an actual lack of emotional affectivity in certain situations.[humanologyproject.org] […] distinguishing schizophrenic-like flat affect from depression.[doi.org] Symptoms of schizophrenia include Delusions and paranoia Hallucinations Disordered thinking and speech Flat affect (inability to express emotion) Lack of pleasure in everyday[pchtreatment.com]

  • Apathetic Thyrotoxicosis with Thyrotoxic Crisis

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2012/07/12 - 912 ページ Werner & Ingbar’s The Thyroid: A Fundamental and Clinical Text, 10th Edition has been extensively revised and streamlined to deliver the most comprehensive coverage of the thyroid including anatomy, development, biochemistry, physiology, pathophysiology, and treatment[…][books.google.com]

  • Hypnotic State

    PLoS One. 2011;6(10):e26374. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0026374. Epub 2011 Oct 24. Author information 1 School of Humanities and Informatics, University of Skövde, Skövde, Sweden. sakari.kallio@his.se Abstract Hypnosis has had a long and controversial history in psychology, psychiatry and neurology, but the basic nature of[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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