unproductive mania


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unproductive mania

A rarely used term, of uncertain validity in the working medical parlance, described by Emil Emil Kraepelin (1856–1926) as a bipolar mixed state characterised by the inhibition of thought overactivity accompanied by elevation of mood.
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unproductive mania

Behavior characteristic of mania accompanied by muteness or lack of spontaneity in speech. This disorder is sometimes seen in manic-depressive psychosis.
See also: mania
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