Adjustment Disorder: Introduction
Adjustment disorder is a psychological disorder
that leads to physical symptoms
that result from an inability to cope with a major stress
such as a life change or a feeling of loss of control.
Symptoms are real and are not intentional feigned. ...more »
Symptoms of Adjustment Disorder
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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Adjustment Disorder:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Mental Health (Adults): Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Adjustment Disorder?
Adjustment Disorder: Related Patient Stories
Adjustment Disorder: Deaths
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Causes of Adjustment Disorder
Read more about causes of Adjustment Disorder.
Disease Topics Related To Adjustment Disorder
Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Adjustment Disorder:
Adjustment Disorder: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Adjustment Disorder
Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who
had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness
because he suffered from sudden inability to speak.
This was initially...read more »
Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for
a patient to show mental decline to dementia.
Whereas this can, of course, occur due to...read more »
ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD
in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults.
Some adults can...read more »
Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder)
often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary care physicians.
Many patients with bipolar seek help from their...read more »
Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with
an eating disorder is female.
The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to be diagnosed or
have a delayed diagnosis.
See...read more »
Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be
undiagnosed in teenagers.
The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe medical depression
to be overlooked.
See misdiagnosis of depression...read more »
Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression)
may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders...read more »
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Adjustment Disorder: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Adjustment Disorder
Research quality ratings and patient safety measures
for medical facilities in specialties related to Adjustment Disorder:
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Choosing the Best Hospital:
More general information, not necessarily in relation to Adjustment Disorder,
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Adjustment Disorder: Rare Types
Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:
Evidence Based Medicine Research for Adjustment Disorder
Medical research articles related to Adjustment Disorder include:
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Research about Adjustment Disorder
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Clinical Trials for Adjustment Disorder
The US based website ClinicalTrials.gov lists information on both federally
and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.
Some of the clinical trials listed on ClinicalTrials.gov for Adjustment Disorder include:
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Statistics for Adjustment Disorder
Adjustment Disorder: Broader Related Topics
Types of Adjustment Disorder
Adjustment Disorder Message Boards
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Definitions of Adjustment Disorder:
Maladaptive reactions to identifiable psychosocial stressors occurring within a short time after onset of the stressor. They are manifested by either impairment in social or occupational functioning or by symptoms (depression, anxiety, etc.) that are in excess of a normal and expected reaction to the stressor.
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