CANNABIS-INDUCED PSYCHOTIC DISORDER

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n. a rare but risky psychiatric disorder which is associated with constant cannabis intoxication and dependence. It is characterized by persecutory delusions and marked by depersonalization, anxiety, and amnesia. The condition persists for a few days, although it may undergo remission.

CANNABIS-INDUCED PSYCHOTIC DISORDER: "A Cannabis-Induced Psychotic Disorder is a result of long-standing cannabis abuse."
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "CANNABIS-INDUCED PSYCHOTIC DISORDER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/cannabis-induced-psychotic-disorder/ (accessed December 6, 2022).

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