Neurotic Disorder

Neurosis is a functional mental disorder, arising from no apparent organic lesion. It is characterized by anxiety, depression, irritability, mental confusion and avoidance behavior.

  • Processes: mental
  • Incidence: 2 / 100.000

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References

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