Acute stress disorder

Acute stress disorder: See main article: Acute stress disorder

Acute: An acute condition is newly arising, sudden, rather than long-lasting or recurring ("chronic"). Doesn't always mean severe although it often is. See: Acute, Acute Disorders

Stress disorder: See main article: Stress disorder

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  1. Source: NIMH (NIH): health/ topics/ post-traumatic-stress-disorder-ptsd/ index.shtml

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