lypemania


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  • lypemania —   n. intense nervous depression …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • липемания — (lypemania; греч. lype печаль + мания) устаревшее обозначение психических болезней, проявляющихся меланхолией с бредом …   Большой медицинский словарь

  • Липемани́я — (lypemania; греч. lype печаль + Мания) устар. обозначение психических болезней, проявляющихся меланхолией с бредом …   Медицинская энциклопедия

  • Depression: Emergence —    The word depression has a number of meanings, depending on the discipline. Within neurophysiology, it refers to a decrease in the brain’s electrical activity causing, for example, cortical depression. For the pharmacologist, depression means… …   Historical dictionary of Psychiatry

  • Depression and Mood Disorders: Emergence —    The word depression has a number of meanings, depending on the discipline. Within neurophysiology, it refers to a decrease in the brain’s electrical activity causing, for example, cortical depression. For the pharmacologist, depression means… …   Historical dictionary of Psychiatry

  • Esquirol, Jean-Étienne-Dominique —    (1772–1840)    Founder of the French tradition of psychiatric nosology, Esquirol was born in Toulouse into a noble family his father was president of the chamber of commerce and began his medical studies there in 1792. In 1799, he went up to… …   Historical dictionary of Psychiatry

  • Psychosis: Emergence of Concepts —    (See also Folie à Deux; French Chronic Delusional States [from 1909]; Paranoia; Paraphrenia; Positive vs. Negative Symptoms; Schizophrenia: Emergence; Unitary Psychosis.)    In medicine, psychosis can mean (1) loss of contact with reality, in… …   Historical dictionary of Psychiatry

  • Manias and Obsessions — Sometimes, when I look over what I ve created in the Phrontistery, I start to think I m more than a bit crazy, and must be suffering from verbomania. Still, I probably don t officially have any of the 142 manias or obsessions listed below. Some… …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • Dementia —    Dementia, in the sense of a temporary or permanent loss of brain function that could affect people of all ages, has always been familiar to physicians. The elderly in particular have often been implicated in global deficits in personality,… …   Historical dictionary of Psychiatry

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