Brief reactive psychosis

What is Brief reactive psychosis?

Brief reactive psychosis, as per DSM IV-TR is a "brief psychotic disorder with marked stressor(s)", is the psychiatric term for psychosis which can be triggered by an extremely stressful event in the life of an individual.

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My 77 year old father suffered a stroke in late January due to untreated high blood pressure and lost the use of his left side. He's currently in...

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hi doc i am a reactive result for vdrl.what should i do?

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i had my lab teast earlier for HBSaG and the remarks is reactive what does this mean HBSaG reactive

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