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post-traumatic stress disorder in Psychology, psychiatry topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishpost-traumatic stress disorderˌpost-traumatic ˈstress disˌorder noun [uncountable]  medicalMI (abbreviation PTSD) a mental illness which can develop after a very bad experience such as a plane crash
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post-traumatic stress disorderAll maintain they have never recovered from the incident and suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder.Under the standard criteria, the children did not qualify for a diagnosis of post-traumatic stress disorder.During cross-examination by Abramson, Dietz agreed that that condition shares symptoms with post-traumatic stress disorder.