Psychosis

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Psychosis
Van Gogh - Starry Night - Google Art Project.jpg
Van Gogh's The Starry Night, frae 1889, shaws cheenges in licht an colour as can appear wi psychosis.[1]
Specialty Psychiatry
Symptoms Hallucinations, delusions, thought disorder, disorganised behaviour, catatonia
Complications Cognitive impairment, social isolation, suicide
Risk factors Faimily history, haein a mental disorder or medical condition, uise o psychoactive drogs, traumatic events, lack o sleep
Medication Antipsychotics

Psychosis is an abnormal condeetion o the mynd that involves a loss o contact wi reality.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Kelly, Evelyn B. (2001). Coping with schizophrenia (1st ed.). New York: Rosen Pub. p. 25. ISBN 9780823928538.