affective disorder

[n] - any mental disorder not caused by detectable organic abnormalities of the brain and in which a major disturbance of emotions is predominant
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Affective disorder

a mental disorder involving abnormal moods and emotions; affective disorders include manic-depressive disorder
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affective disorder

major affective disorder noun any mental disorder not caused by detectable organic abnormalities of the brain and in which a major disturbance of emotions is predominant
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affective disorder

mental disorder characterized by dramatic changes or extremes of mood. Affective disorders may include manic (elevated, expansive, or irritable mood ... [3 related articles]
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Affective disorder

Affective disorders are also known as mood disorders. They are marked by changes in affect (mood/emotion). The term may be used to describe depression, bipolar disorder and mania (see definitions)
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Affective Disorder

(ah-feck-tiv dis-or-der) A mental disorder in which the main symptom is an abnormal mood; usually de
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