- post-trau·mat·ic -trə-'mat-ik, -trȯ-, -trau̇- adj occurring after or as a result of trauma <\post-traumatic epilepsy>
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
post-traumatic — post traumatˈic adjective (post traumatic stress disorder the mental stress that can follow a traumatic experience, characterized by flashbacks, nightmares, anxiety, etc) • • • Main Entry: ↑post * * * post traumatic see post B. 1 … Useful english dictionary
post-traumatic — adj. Post traumatic is used with these nouns: ↑stress … Collocations dictionary
Post-traumatic epilepsy — Classification and external resources eMedicine NEURO/318 MeSH D004834 Post traumatic epilep … Wikipedia
Post-traumatic seizure — Post traumatic seizures (PTS) are seizures that result from traumatic brain injury (TBI), brain damage caused by physical trauma. PTS may be a risk factor for post traumatic epilepsy (PTE), but a person who has a seizure or seizures due to… … Wikipedia
post-traumatic stress disorder — [pōst′trô mat′ik] n. a condition characterized by recurring and, often, disabling symptoms of anxiety, depression, etc., that later affects some persons who have experienced a traumatic event or situation, esp. combat * * * Psychological reaction … Universalium
Post-traumatic amnesia — (PTA) is a state of confusion that occurs immediately following a traumatic brain injury(TBI) in which the injured person is disoriented and unable to remember events that occur after the injury.cite journal |author=Lee LK |title=Controversies in … Wikipedia
post-traumatic stress disorder — [pōst′trô mat′ik] n. a condition characterized by recurring and, often, disabling symptoms of anxiety, depression, etc., that later affects some persons who have experienced a traumatic event or situation, esp. combat … English World dictionary
post-traumatic stress disorder — post traumatic stress dis.order n [U] medical PTSD a mental illness which can develop after a very bad experience such as a plane crash … Dictionary of contemporary English
post-traumatic stress disorder — post traumatic stress dis,order noun singular or uncount MEDICAL a mental illness caused by having or seeing a very frightening experience, for example fighting in a war … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
post-traumatic flashback — Also known as revisualization. In a broad sense, the term flashback has a bearing on any experiential phenomenon that may arise either in the context of post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) or as a consequence of the prior use of *… … Dictionary of Hallucinations