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106 Possible Causes for Flight of Ideas

  • Hypomania

    Speech is rapid and copious (' pressure of speech '); and may rapidly flit from one subject to another (' flight of ideas ').[] […] of creative ideas.[] […] of ideas or subjective experience that thoughts are racing Distractibility Increase in goal-directed activity or psychomotor agitation Excessive involvement in pleasurable[]

  • Mania

    She presented with a predominantly expansive mood, psychomotor agitation, disorganized and pressured speech, flight of ideas, grandiosity, delusions, and auditory hallucinations[] On day 4, the patient exhibited a euphoric mood, with persistent laughing, expansive self-esteem, extreme talkativeness, flight of ideas, distractibility, and psychomotor[] BACKGROUND: Patients with bipolar disorder in mania exhibit symptoms pointing towards altered self-referential processing, such as decreased self-focus, flight of ideas and[]

  • Agitated Depression

    This is often described in the literature as depression with flight of ideas.[] The depressed patient will complain about their pattern of thought as a symptom of disorder, whereas an elated manic patient never complains about their flight of ideas.[] It includes recklessness, impulsiveness. racing thoughts, flight of ideas, and pressured speech. Just with great dysphoria instead of euphoria.[]

  • Acute Amphetamine Intoxication

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  • Schizoaffective Disorder

    Flight of ideas and racing thoughts. Easily distracted. Increase in goal-directed activity with psychomotor agitation.[] Below are some examples of such symptoms: Disorganized thought processes, as manifested in speech or behavioral disorganization Flight of ideas or tangential thinking Poor[]

  • Bipolar Disorder

    Advertisement 11 of 11 Getty Images Flight of ideas This symptom may be something that is hard to recognize, but it occurs frequently when someone is in a manic phase.[] ., feels rested after only 3 hours of sleep) more talkative than usual or pressure to keep talking flight of ideas or subjective experience that thoughts are racing distractibility[] This flight of ideas sometimes occurs with pressured speech. People with bipolar may not recognize or admit that their mind is racing out of control, says Dr. Bearden.[]

  • Endogenous Depression

    On the other hand, objective retardation or flight of ideas showed a significant negative correlation.[]

  • Cannabis Abuse

    Abstract In previous studies, long-term cannabis use led to alterations of the endocannabinoid system including an increase in CB1 and/or CB2 receptor messenger RNA (mRNA) in blood cells and an increase in the serum level of the endocannabinoid 2-arachidonoyl glycerol. However, in those studies, cannabis use was[…][]

  • Dysphoric Mood

    ., grandiosity or inflated self esteem, decreased need for sleep, pressured speech, flight of ideas, distractibility, increase in goal directed activity, or excessive involvement[] […] of ideas " and " racing thoughts " vs. depressive rumination.[] […] of ideas or rapid, loose association of content, including: Quick topic changes Minimal or unusual connection between ideas Simple rhymes Clang associations (associations[]

  • Neurotic Disorder

    Associated symptoms include hyperactivity, flight of ideas, inflated self-esteem, etc.[]

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