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disintegration

 [dis″in-tĕ-gra´shun]
1. the process of breaking up or decomposing.
2. disruption of the integration functions of the personality in mental illness.

dis·in·te·gra·tion

(dis'in-tĕ-grā'shŭn),
1. Loss or separation of the component parts of a substance, as in catabolism or decay.
2. Disorganization of psychic and behavioral processes.
[dis- + L. integer, whole, intact]

disintegration

/dis·in·te·gra·tion/ (-in″tĭ-gra´shun)
1. the process of breaking up or decomposing.
2. disruption of integrative functions of personality in mental illness; disorganization of the psychic and behavioral processes.

dis·in·te·gra·tion

(dis-in'tĕ-grā'shŭn)
1. Loss or separation of the component parts of a substance, as in catabolism or decay.
2. Disorganization of psychic and behavioral processes.
Synonym(s): decay (7).
[dis- + L. integer, whole, intact]

dis·in·te·gra·tion

(dis-in'tĕ-grā'shŭn)
Loss or separation of component parts of substance.
[dis- + L. integer, whole, intact]

Patient discussion about disintegration

Q. what would be the best way to protect my teeth from decaying?i fill pain always in my private parties,what prb whenever i take long with out sex,so i would like the advice from my fewwol

A. i fail to see the connection between teeth and groin pain...about the teeth. it's very very simple- get used to a healthy oral hygiene. brush your teeth in the right way twice a day for at least 6 minute. use floss. go to a dental hygienist, she'll guide you through it.

Q. Whether it`s possible for Bipolar disorder in children?

A. It is possible for children to suffer with bipolar disorder. It is a tricky diagnosis in children I would strongly suggest professional help when dealing with children with bipolar disorder.
I wouldnt trust the diagnosis of a GP, I would suggest getting a referal to a pediatric psychiatrist for a through evaluation and proper treatment

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