KLEPTOMANIA

The stealing is done out of anger or in a response to a delusion or hallucination and is not better accounted for by another...

KINESTHESIS

Includes walking, talking, facial expressions, gestures and posture. The sense that provides information through receptors in the muscles, tendons and joints and other animals...

KNOWING

Know procedure, see remember

KINETIC DEPTH EFFECT

Depending on the relative motions of the elements in the figure, the impression that a figure has three dimensions. See depth from motion

KLEINE-LEVIN SYNDROME

Symptoms may last for days to weeks, include excessive food intake, irritability, disorientation, lack of energy and hypersensitivity to noise. It is part of...

KOHLBERG'S THEORY

Broadly speaking the morally developed individual moves from a selfish concern with rewards and punishment through a reliance on fixed rules and conventional attitudes...

KERNICTERUS

It is characterized by severe jaundice and has the potential of causing severe damage to the central nervous system. It is a congenital disorder...

KLINEFELTER’S SYNDROME

A rare chromosomal anomaly among males, resulting in both mental and physical defects. These individuals have three sex chromosomes, generally two X and one...

KINDRED

The study in large kindred's of mutations that predispose to disease helps to identify the position and pene-trance of a particular gene mutation and...

KETOCONAZOLE

It is an antifungal agent that has been suggested as a treatment for depression resistant to conventional drugs, due to its ability to inhibit...

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