Science / Psychiatry / Mania: (mane-e-ah) An emotional disorder characterized by euphoria or irritability, rapid speech, fleeting thoughts, insomnia, poor attention span, grandiosity, and poor judgment; usually occurs in bipolar disorder. Positive symptoms of psychosis may also be present.
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Mania Noun Synonyms: rage, craze, passion, obsession, compulsion, urge, fascination, preoccupation, furore or furor, yearning, craving, desire, cacoethes, fad, yen


Science / Psychiatry / Trichotillomania: The pulling out of ones own hair to the point that it is noticeable and causing significant distress or impairment. MORE


Science / Psychiatry / Egomania: pathological preoccupation with oneself. MORE


Science / Psychiatry / Monomania: pathological preoccupation with a single object MORE

Erotomania (De Cl�rambaults Syndrome)

Science / Psychiatry / Erotomania (De Cl�rambaults Syndrome): patient holds the delusional belief that someone else, usually of a higher social or professional status, is in love with them. MORE


Science / Psychiatry / YMRS: Young Mania Rating Scale - an assessment tool for the evaluation of manic symptoms. MORE