Disease Information for Psychosis

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Excoriations
Sexual disinhibition
Weird food cravings/aversions (cissa of pregnancy)
Altered taste/Taste perception
Brief lapses/speech/activities
Delirium
Detachment/Out of body feeling
Excitement
Impaired judgement/signs
Irritability/short tempered
Lightheadedness/giddyness/spacey
Personality change
Scatologia
Aggressiveness/combativeness
Agitation
Auditory hallucinations
Automatic writing/Spirit-communicating behavior
Behavior/obsessive mannerisms
Compulsive self-mutilation
Constant mumbling
Delusions
Delusions/grandeur
Depersonalization
Distortion/bodily perception
Eccentric
Family more concerned than patient
Fear of loss of control
Fearlessness/Invincible feeling
Flat affect
Grandiose ideation
Hallucination/visual
Idea Fixed/Singleness of thinking
Interpersonal relationships/absent/flawed
Laughter/inappropriate
Loss inhibition/Dysinhibition, social
Neuropsychiatric symptoms
Personality changes/gradual
Psychiatric manifestations/problems/difficulties
Psychotic behavior/symptomatic
Queer bizarre behavior/change
Recurring thoughts/rumination
Scattered thought process
Violent behavior/Aggressive
Wrist biting behavior
Urine Incontinence
Apprehensive patient/sign
Personal hygiene problems/slovenly
Restlessness/Anxiousness
Symptoms/No-signs pattern
Weight Loss
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Pellagra/niacin deficiency
Patient/Porphyria, acute intermittant/AIP
Patient/Hyperparathyroidism
Patient/Hypothyroidism (myxedema)
Patient/Whipples disease
Patient/Bipolar affective disorder
Family History
Family history/Depression
Event, Activity, Behavioral & Seasonal Factors
Lifestyle/Drug addiction/population
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
FTI/Free Thyroxin Index (Lab)
Thyroxin/T4 (Lab)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Conversion disorder
Drug induced Delirium/Confusion
Hypochondriasis
Neuroleptic malignant syndrome
Associated Disease & Complications
Amnesia
Dissociative/psychiatric reaction
Hallucinations
Inadequate substandard medical care/effects
Psychosis
Somatic delusional disorder
Disease Synergy - Causes
Synergy/Corticosteroid treatment
Synergy/Pregnancy
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Process
PROCESS/Psychoses disorder (ex)
PROCESS/Relational/psychiatric (category)
Toxin
TOXIN/Sensory distortion/Sound/Touch/Taste
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Aripiprazole (Abilify)
RX/Chlorpromazine (Thorazine)
RX/Haloperidol (Haldol)
RX/Neuroleptics
RX/Olanzepine (Zyprexa)
RX/Paliperadone (Invega)
RX/Phenothiazines
RX/Quetiapine (Seroquel)
RX/Risperidone (Risperdal)
RX/Sedation
RX/Ziprasidone (Geodon)
Definition

Disorders in which there is a loss of ego boundaries or a gross impairment in reality testing with delusions or prominent hallucinations. (From DSM-IV, 1994)

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