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Disease Dependent Personality Disorder

Name Dependent Personality Disorder
Synonyms Dependent Personality Disorders | Disorder, Dependent Personality | Passive Dependent Personality | Passive-Dependent Personality | Personality Disorder, Dependent | Personality, Passive-Dependent
Definition A personality disorder characterized by a pervasive and excessive need to be taken care of that leads to submissive and clinging behavior and fears of separation, beginning by early adulthood and present in a variety of contexts. (From DSM-IV, 1994)
Categories Mental disorder
MeSH® ID D003859
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