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personality disorder

 agroup of disorders characterised by pathological trendsin personality structure. It may show itself by lack of good judgment or poor relationships withothers, accompanied by little anxiety andno personal sense of distress.

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June 21st 2021

pervasive developmentdisorder (PDD)

refers to a group of five disorders characterised by delays inthe development of multiple basic functions includingsocialisation andcommunication. The most commonly known PDD is autism.