Examples of psychosis in a Sentence
The patient suffers from some kind of psychosis.
Recent Examples of psychosis from the Web
Dr. Ballenger diagnosed several anxiety disorders, but not psychosis.
This mental-health nonprofit organization is accepting clients from ages 16 to 30 for a coordinated services program with Loudoun County to help young people with their first experience of psychosis find hope and recover.
The Jefferson Parish coroner's office determined Joseph died of acute schizophrenic psychosis exacerbated by an unusually high level of the antihistamine diphenhydramine -- also known by the brand name Benadryl -- in his system.
The psychosis typical of Jerusalem syndrome develops gradually.
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Origin and Etymology of psychosis
First Known Use: 1847
PSYCHOSIS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of psychosis for English Language Learners
: a very serious mental illness that makes you behave strangely or believe things that are not true
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