Definición de hebephrenia en inglés:

hebephrenia

Saltos de línea: hebe|phre¦nia
Pronunciación: /ˌhiːbɪˈfriːnɪə
 
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sustantivo

[mass noun]
  • A form of chronic schizophrenia involving disordered thought, inappropriate emotions, hallucinations, and bizarre behaviour.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • The case presented illustrates this dream material and is compared with two other cases of hebephrenia previously published by the author which do not contain dream material.
    • More important, however, is that in hebephrenia the ultimate disintegration of the personality is greater than in other types of schizophrenia.
    • Another common type, which is also the most devastating, is disorganized schizophrenia, which is also known as hebephrenia.

Derivativos

hebephrenic

Pronunciación: /-ˈfrɛnɪk/
adjetivo & sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Acute and catatonic forms of the illness were more prevalent in developing countries, whereas hebephrenic and chronic forms were more frequently seen in developed countries.
  • Additionally, the drug-free group demonstrated fewer hebephrenic traits.
  • The catalyst for this was predictably hebephrenic, typifying the whole Internet experience.

Origen

late 19th century (originally associated with behaviour in puberty): from Hebe1 + Greek phrēn 'mind' + -ia1.

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