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Personality disorder: Any of a group of disorders that affect ones personality. See detailed information below for a list of 2 causes of Personality disorder, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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When normal personality traits become inflexible and maladaptive, causing subjective distress or impaired social functioning, they can be considered disorders.
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The following list of conditions have 'Personality disorder' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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The following list of medical conditions have Personality disorder or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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Symptoms related to Personality disorder:
Personality symptoms (4029 causes), Anxiety (895 causes), Nervousness (73 causes), Aggression (192 causes), Emotional (2080 causes), Dramatic, Aggressive (192 causes), Lack of remorse, Repeated lying, Impulsive (39 causes), Paranoia (115 causes), Chronic feelings of emptiness, Instability, Ideas of reference, Odd beliefs, Reckless disregard
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