TRANSITORY PROBLEM By N., Sam M.S. - 28 1. a passing or brief indicator, sequel, or other factor of a disease or disorder. 2. a problem or cause for concern which is brief in duration. TRANSITORY PROBLEM: "Influenza is generally a transitory problem." Related Psychology Terms Dissociative Identity Disorder ASIAN INFLUENZA EXOTIC PSYCHOSES EPILEPSY (Symptoms and Types) BRAIN DISORDERS HYPOCHONDRIASIS APRAXIA (literally, “inability to act or do”) MENTAL RETARDATION (CAUSES) KRAEPELIN, EMIL (1856-1926) CHILD PSYCHIATRY Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "TRANSITORY PROBLEM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/transitory-problem/ (accessed June 28, 2022).