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dysphoria

 [dis-for´e-ah] (Gr.)
disquiet; restlessness; malaise. adj. adj dysphoret´ic, dysphor´ic.
gender dysphoria unhappiness with one's biological sex or its usual gender role, with the desire for the body and role of the opposite sex.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

dys·pho·ri·a

(dis-fōr'ē-ă),
A mood of general dissatisfaction, restlessness, depression, and anxiety; a feeling of unpleasantness or discomfort.
[dys- + G. phora, a bearing]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

dysphoria

(dĭs-fôr′ē-ə)
n.
An emotional state characterized by anxiety, depression, or unease.

dys·phor′ic (-fôr′ĭk) adj.
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dysphoria

Neurology Unpleasant mood. See Gender dysphoria.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

dys·pho·ri·a

(dis-fōr'ē-ă)
A mood of general dissatisfaction, restlessness, depression, and anxiety; a feeling of unpleasantness or discomfort.
[dys- + G. phora, a bearing]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

dysphoria

A state of unhappiness, anxiety and restlessness. The opposite of euphoria.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

Dysphoria

Feelings of anxiety, restlessness, and dissatisfaction.
Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

dys·pho·ri·a

(dis-fōr'ē-ă)
Mood of general dissatisfaction, restlessness, depression, and anxiety; a feeling of unpleasantness or discomfort.
[dys- + G. phora, a bearing]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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In other words, depressed (Starr & Davila, 2008) and dysphoric individuals (Siegel & Alloy, 1990) are rejected, but these results apply only in the social desirability dimension.
The jury dismissed her claim that she had suffered from premenstrual dysphoric disorder, a severe form of premenstrual syndrome.
The IV CR845 was found to be safe and well tolerated, without incurring the dysphoric and psychotomimetic side effects that have been reported with centrally acting (CNS-active) kappa opioid receptor agonists, concluded Cara.
In other contributions, [6-7] we argued that the appearance of the other as a dim and fuzzy person or as a tenebrous and suspect one is a key feature of the life-world of persons affected by dysphoric mood.