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ALCOHOLIC HALLUCINOSIS [2 records]

Record 1 2009-07-24

English

Subject field(s)
  • Psychoses
DEF

An acute mental syndrome characterized by vivid auditory hallucinations which occur shortly after the cessation or reduction of drinking.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Psychoses
DEF

État hallucinatoire aigu mais de courte durée, qui se manifeste chez l'alcoolique chronique par des hallucinations auditives.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Psicosis
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Record 2 1995-04-04

English

Subject field(s)
  • Psychology (General)
DEF

A psychosis usually of less than 6 months' duration, with slight or no clouding of consciousness and much anxious restlessness in which auditory hallucinations, mostly of voices uttering insults and threats, predominate.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Psychologie (Généralités)
DEF

Psychose durant habituellement moins de 6 mois, avec une obnubilation légère ou nulle de la conscience et une agitation anxieuse marquée, dans laquelle prédominent des hallucinations auditives, le plus souvent sous la forme de voix proférant des insultes et des menaces.

Spanish

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