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 is a neurotransmitterfoundin the brain, where it is crucial for the regulation of memory (lossof acetylcholine has been implicated in Alzheimer’sdisease) and in the peripheral nervous system, where it activates the actions ofmuscles.

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Diagnostic andStatistical Manual (DSM)

amulti-axial manual used for theclassification, definition and description of mental healthdisorders.