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alcohol dependence

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Disorders related to or resulting from abuse or mis-use of alcohol.

A primary, chronic disease with genetic, psychosocial, and environmental factors influencing its development and manifestations. The disease is often progressive and fatal. It is characterized by impaired control over drinking, preoccupation with the drug alcohol, use of alcohol despite adverse consequences, and distortions in thinking, most notably denial. Each of these symptoms may be continuous or periodic. (Morse & Flavin for the Joint Commission of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence and the American Society of Addiction Medicine to Study the Definition and Criteria for the Diagnosis of Alcoholism: in JAMA 1992;268:1012-4)

Synonyms: Alcoholic Intoxication, Chronic, ALCOHOLIC INTOX CHRONIC, Disorders, Alcohol-Related, ALCOHOL RELATED DIS, Disorder, Alcohol-Related, Alcohol Related Disorders, Chronic Alcoholic Intoxication, Alcohol-Related Disorder, Intoxication, Chronic Alcoholic, alcoholism, Alcohol-Related Disorders, Alcohol Abuse, Abuse, Alcohol

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MSH definition citation

MSH:D019973, MSH:D020751, MSH:D000437

SNOMEDCT definition citation

SNOMEDCT:66590003

bioportal provenance

Chronic Alcoholic Intoxication[accessedResource: MSH:D000437][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Abuse, Alcohol[accessedResource: MSH:D000437][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Disorders, Alcohol-Related[accessedResource: MSH:D019973][accessDate: 05-04-2011], A primary, chronic disease with genetic, psychosocial, and environmental factors influencing its development and manifestations. The disease is often progressive and fatal. It is characterized by impaired control over drinking, preoccupation with the drug alcohol, use of alcohol despite adverse consequences, and distortions in thinking, most notably denial. Each of these symptoms may be continuous or periodic. (Morse & Flavin for the Joint Commission of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence and the American Society of Addiction Medicine to Study the Definition and Criteria for the Diagnosis of Alcoholism: in JAMA 1992;268:1012-4)[accessedResource: MSH:D000437][accessDate: 05-04-2011], ALCOHOL RELATED DIS[accessedResource: MSH:D019973][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Intoxication, Chronic Alcoholic[accessedResource: MSH:D000437][accessDate: 05-04-2011], ALCOHOLIC INTOX CHRONIC[accessedResource: MSH:D000437][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Alcoholic Intoxication, Chronic[accessedResource: MSH:D000437][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Disorder, Alcohol-Related[accessedResource: MSH:D019973][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Alcohol Abuse[accessedResource: MSH:D000437][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Alcohol Related Disorders[accessedResource: MSH:D019973][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Alcohol-Related Disorder[accessedResource: MSH:D019973][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Alcohol-Related Disorders[accessedResource: MSH:D019973][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Alcoholism[accessedResource: MSH:D000437][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Disorders related to or resulting from abuse or mis-use of alcohol.[accessedResource: MSH:D019973][accessDate: 05-04-2011]

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true

term editor

Gautier Koscielny, Tomasz Adamusiak

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