an anxiety disorder associated with serious traumatic events and characterized by such symptoms as survivor guilt, reliving the trauma in dreams, numbness and lack of involvement with reality, or recurrent thoughts and images
Hypernyms: ↑anxiety disorder
Part Meronyms: ↑survivor guilt

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post-traumatic stress disorder herein

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posttraumatic stress disorder.

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PTSD (medicine)
Post-traumatic stress disorder

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= post-traumatic stress disorder. ( stress disorder)

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abbr. post-traumatic stress disorder

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post-traumatic stress disorder

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