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Multiple Personality Disorder
MeSH HeadingMultiple Personality Disorder
Tree NumberF03.300.500
Scope NoteA dissociative disorder in which the individual adopts two or more distinct personalities. Each personality is a fully integrated and complex unit with memories, behavior patterns and social friendships. Transition from one personality to another is sudden.
Entry TermDissociative Identity Disorder
Entry TermDual Personality
Entry TermMultiple Identity Disorder
Entry TermMultiple Personalities
Allowable QualifiersBL CF CI CL CO DH DI DT EC EH EN EP ET GE HI IM ME MI MO NU PA PC PP PS PX RA RH RI SU TH UR US VI
Entry VersionMULTIPLE PERSONALITY DIS
History Note98(68)
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD009105


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Mental Disorders [F03]
   Dissociative Disorders [F03.300]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeMultiple Personality Disorder [F03.300.500]

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