organic disorder


organic disorder
a disorder associated with changes in the structure of an organ or tissue. Compare functional disorder.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • organic disorder — noun disorder caused by a detectable physiological or structural change in an organ • Ant: ↑functional disorder • Hypernyms: ↑disorder, ↑upset …   Useful english dictionary

  • organic disorder — a disorder associated with changes in the structure of an organ or tissue. Compare: functional disorder …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Расстройство Органическое (Organic Disorder) — расстройство, которое сопровождается изменениями структуры какого либо органа или ткани. Для сравнения: Расстройство функциональное. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • organic — [ôr gan′ik] adj. [L organicus < Gr organikos] 1. of or having to do with a bodily organ 2. of or involving the basic makeup of a thing; inherent; inborn; constitutional 3. made up of systematically interrelated parts; organized 4. a)… …   English World dictionary

  • organic — organicalness, organicity /awr geuh nis i tee/, n. /awr gan ik/, adj. 1. noting or pertaining to a class of chemical compounds that formerly comprised only those existing in or derived from plants or animals, but that now includes all other… …   Universalium

  • organic hallucinosis —    A term used to denote a syndrome characterized by persistent or recurrent hallucinations occurring in the unclouded mind, attributable to a manifest organic disorder. Organic hallucinosis is believed to occur in the absence of other psychotic… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • organic — or•gan•ic [[t]ɔrˈgæn ɪk[/t]] adj. 1) chem. noting or pertaining to a class of chemical compounds that formerly comprised only those existing in or derived from plants or animals, but that now includes all other compounds of carbon Compare… …   From formal English to slang

  • organic hallucination —    A term used to denote a hallucination which is attributed to an organic disorder, as in organic hallucinosis.    References    VandenBos, G.R., ed. (2007). APA dictionary of psychology. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • Organic brain syndrome — Classification and external resources ICD 10 F06.9 ICD 9 310.9 …   Wikipedia

  • disorder — vb Disorder, derange, disarrange, disorganize, unsettle, disturb are comparable when they mean to undo the fixed or proper order of something. Disorder is commonly used in reference to something that depends for its proper functioning or… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms


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