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multiaxial diagnosis

 usedin the DSM classificationsystem of mental disorders, whereby patients are assessed on a variety of axises (e.g. clinicalconditions, psychosocial and environmental factors)

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Diagnostic andStatistical Manual (DSM)

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