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How is depression is diagnosed?

need 5 SIGECAPS >2 wks
S: sleep disturbances
I: interest/ libido loss
G: guilt
E: energy loss
C: concentration loss
A: appetite loss
P: psychomotor agitation
S: suicidal

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How is depression is diagnosed?

need 5 SIGECAPS >2 wks
S: sleep disturbances
I: interest/ libido loss
G: guilt
E: energy loss
C: concentration loss
A: appetite loss
P: psychomotor agitation
S: suicidal

3

What is autism?

repetitive movemtns
lack of verbal skills and bonding
sx since birth

4

What is Asperger's

good communication
impaired relationships
no mental retardation

5

What is Rhett's

only in girls
dec head growth
lose motor skills
hand-wringing
normal until 5 mos

6

What is childhood disintegrative disorder?

kid stops walking and talking

7

What is selective mutism?

kid talk sometimes

8

What is separation anxiety disorder?

kid screams when mom leaves

9

What is conduct disorder?

10

What is autism?

repetitive movemtns
lack of verbal skills and bonding
sx since birth

11

What is Asperger's

good communication
impaired relationships
no mental retardation

12

What is Rhett's

only in girls
dec head growth
lose motor skills
hand-wringing
normal until 5 mos

13

What is childhood disintegrative disorder?

kid stops walking and talking

14

What is selective mutism?

kid talk sometimes

15

What is separation anxiety disorder?

kid screams when mom leaves

16

What is conduct disorder?

17

What is oppositional defiant disorder?

defiant
noncompliant
directed at authority

18

What is attention deficity hyperactivity disorder?

overactivity
difficulty in school

19

What is dysthymia?

low level sadness >2 yrs

20

What is cyclothymia?

dysthymia with hypomania

21

What is double depression?

depression followed by dysthymia

22

What is bipolar I?

depression and mania (psychosis)

23

What is bipolar II?

depression and hypomania (no psychosis)

24

What are loose associations?

ideas switch subjects
incoherent

25

What is tangentiality?

wanders off the point

26

What is circumstantiality?

digresses but finally gets back to the point

27

What is clanging?

words that sound alike

28

What is word salad?

unrelated combinations of words

29

What is perseveration?

keeps repeating same words

30

What is neologisms?

new words

31

What is delusion?

false belief

32

What is illusion?

misinterprets stimulus

33

What is hallucination?

false sensory perception
EtOH withdrawal
cocaine intoxication-->formication (insects under skin)

34

What is nihilism?

thinks world has stopped

35

What is loss of ego boundaries?

not knowing where I end and you begin

36

What are ideas of reference?

believes the media is monitoring you

37

What is thought blocking?

stops mid-sentence

38

What is thought broadcasting?

believes everyone can read his thoughts

39

What is thought insertion?

believes others are putting thoughts into his head

40

What is thought withdrawal?

believes that others are taking thoughts out of his head

41

What is concrete thinking?

can't interpret abstract proverbs, just sees the facts

42

What is synesthesia?

smells colors

43

What is cataplexy?

loss of muscle tone due to strong emotions

44

What is paranoid personality disorder?

suspicious about everything
use projection

45

What is schizotypal personality disorder?

magical thinking
bizarre behavior

46

What is antisocial personality disorder?

lie
steal
cheat
destroy property
impulsive without remorse
illegal activity

47

What is histrionic personality disorder?

theatrical
sexually provocative
use repression

48

What is borderline personality disorder?

perpetual teenager
splitting (love/hate)
projection
acting out
self-mutilation

49

What is narcissistic personality disorder?

pompous
no empathy

50

What is dependent personality disorder?

clingy
submissive
low self-confidence
regression

51

What is obssessive compulsive personality disorder?

perfectionist
doesn't show feelings
detail-oriented
uses isolation

52

What is avoidant personality disorder?

socially withdrawn
afraid of rejection but wants to fit in

53

What is kleptomania?

steals for the fun of it

54

What is pyromania?

starts fires

55

What is intermittent explosive disorder?

loses self-control without adequate reason

56

What is pathological gambling?

can't stop gambling
affects others

57

What is trichotillomania?

pulls out their hair

58

What is Lewy body dementia?

stiff
visual hallucinaitons

59

What is normal pressure hydrocephalus?

incontinence
ataxia- "magnetic gait"
dementia

60

What is Korsakoff psychosis?

alcoholic thiamine deficiency

61

What is vascular "multi-infarct" dementia?

sudden onset
uneven progression of deficits
"stair-step" decline

62

What is Huntington's?

in caudate/putamen
triplet repeat disorder CAG
choreiform movements
change in personality

63

What is Creutzfeldt-Jacob?

prion induced
die within 1 year
post-cornea transplant

64

What is Pick's disease?

frontal lobe atrophy
disinhibition

65

What is Alzheimer's?

dec Ach in nucleus basalis of Meynert
bad ApoE
amyloid plaques
tangles of tau

66

What is Parkinson's?

in substantia nigra
bradykinesia
pill-rolling tremor
shuffling gait
Lewy bodies

67

What is somatization?

think they have different illness all the time

68

What is hypochondriasis?

think they have the same illness all the time

69

What is body dysmorphic disorder?

imagined physical defect

70

What is pain disorder?

prolonged pain not explained by physical causes

71

What is conversion?

neuro manifestation of internal conflict
indifferent to disability

72

What is malingering?

fake illness for monetary gain
avoids medical treatment

73

What is factitious?

fake illness to get attetion
seeks medical treatment

74

What is Munchausen?

need to be the caregiver
mom fakes child's illness to get attention

75

What is Munchausen by proxy?

mom makes child ill for gain
move a lot

76

What is amnesia?

can't recall important facts

77

What is dissociative fugue?

no past
travel to new place
usually due to trauma

78

What is multiple personality disorder?

have 5-10 alters
usually associated with incest

79

What is depersonalizaiton disorder?

out of body experiences
deja vu

80

What is sublimation?

substitute acceptable for unacceptable (boxer vs fighting)

81

What is imitation?

dress like someone else

82

What is identification?

act like someone else

83

What is displacement?

take anger out on someone else

84

What is idealization?

wait for "ideal spouse" while they are beating you up

85

What is transference?

patient view doctor as parent

86

What is countertransference?

doctor view patient as child

87

What is acting out?

expression of impulse
tantrums

88

What is regression?

immature behavior

89

What is intellectualization?

makes excuses for all situations

90

What is isolation of affect?

isolate feeling to keep on functioning

91

What is suppression?

concsciously block memory

92

What is repression?

subconsiously block memory

93

What is reaction formation?

unconsciously act opposite to how you feel (tears of a clown)

94

What is undoing?

doing exact opposite of what you used to do to fix a wrong

95

What is compensation?

doing something different from what you used to do

96

What is sadism?

gives pain

97

What is masochism?

receives pain

98

What is exhibitionism?

exposure to others

99

What is voyerism?

watching other people without their permission

100

What is telephone scatalogia

phone sex

101

What is frotteurism?

rub penis against fully clothed woman

102

What is transvestite?

dress up as opposite sex
no identity crisis

103

What is a fetish?

objects (vibrators, dildos, shoes)

104

What is a pedophile?

children (watching child pornography)

105

What is a necrophile?

corpses

106

What is a beastophile?

animals

107

Can you die during EtOH withdrawal?

yes

108

Can you die during opoid withdrawal?

no just very painful