premenstrual dysphoric disorder


premenstrual dysphoric disorder

noun

Definition of PREMENSTRUAL DYSPHORIC DISORDER

:  severe premenstrual syndrome characterized by symptoms (as depression and anxiety) that markedly interfere with normal daily functioning

First Known Use of PREMENSTRUAL DYSPHORIC DISORDER

1985

premenstrual dysphoric disorder

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PREMENSTRUAL DYSPHORIC DISORDER

: severe premenstrual syndrome marked especially by depression, anxiety, cyclical mood shifts, and lethargy—abbreviation PMDD

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