Jekyll and Hyde Syndrome | definition of Jekyll and Hyde Syndrome by Medical dictionary
Jekyll and Hyde Syndrome
Geriatrics A complex described in the elderly who cyclically improve with hospitalisation—stabilisation, rehydration, appropriate medication—and mentally and physically deteriorate at home
Medspeak A synonym for Irritable male syndrome
Psychology A book by the same name written by B. Engel which describes a dual personality disorder with emotional extremes from loving and kind to vile andvicious
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He was spared custody after Merthyr Tydfil Crown Court was told Matthews had Jekyll and Hyde syndrome after suffering a stroke as a result of contracting a tropical virus.
After being diagnosed with the Jekyll and Hyde syndrome in 2006, his offending began.