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neurasthenia definition

  • noun:
    • A psychological disorder characterized by persistent weakness and weakness, losing memory, and generalized pains and aches, formerly thought to be a consequence of exhaustion associated with the nervous system. No more in clinical usage.
    • An ill-defined medical condition characterized by lassitude, fatigue, headache, and irritability, associated chiefly with emotional disturbance.
    • a disorder of nervous debility supposed to be influenced by impairment inside features associated with the spinal cord.
    • In medicine, nervous debility; stressed exhaustion.
    • stressed description (perhaps not in technical usage)
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