Abnormal Grief

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Abnormal Grief

A prolonged, difficult, complicated behavioural and/or emotional response to a severe and/or traumatic loss of a close friend or family member.
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The death of your own daughter had, in the view of all the doctors who have examined you, left you suffering from an abnormal grief reaction amounting to a mental illness.
They have lost a son and a nephew, they may be having an abnormal grief reaction.
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