IMPULSE CONTROL DISORDERS
\ˈɪmpʌls kəntɹˈə͡ʊl dɪsˈɔːdəz], \ˈɪmpʌls kəntɹˈəʊl dɪsˈɔːdəz], \ˈɪ_m_p_ʌ_l_s k_ə_n_t_ɹ_ˈəʊ_l d_ɪ_s_ˈɔː_d_ə_z]\
Definitions of IMPULSE CONTROL DISORDERS
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Disorders whose essential features are the failure to resist an impulse, drive, or temptation to perform an act that is harmful to the individual or to others. Individuals experience an increased sense of tension prior to the act and pleasure, gratification or release of tension at the time of committing the act.
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