Journal of Marine Medical Society

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2015  |  Volume : 17  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 160--162

Clinical profile of a patient with post traumatic stress disorder


HS Dhillon1, Nikhil A Singh2, KJ Divinakumar3, PS Bhat4 
1 Resident (PSY), Dept ofPsychiatry, INHS Asvini, Mumbai, India
2 Medical officer (PSY), Dept ofPsychiatry, INHS Asvini, Mumbai, India
3 Classified Specialist (PSY), Dept ofPsychiatry, INHS Asvini, Mumbai, India
4 HOD & Senior Advisor, Dept ofPsychiatry, INHS Asvini, Mumbai, India

Correspondence Address:
H S Dhillon
Resident (PSY), Dept ofPsychiatry, INHS Asvini, Mumbai
India

PTSD is a common psychiatric disorder that appears in a genetically predisposed individual after being exposed to a catastrophic life threatening event characterized by reliving of the memories, marked avoidance, hyperarousal and emotional numbing. This is a case report of a 35 years old serving soldier with who presented with classical symptoms of PTSD.


How to cite this article:
Dhillon H S, Singh NA, Divinakumar K J, Bhat P S. Clinical profile of a patient with post traumatic stress disorder.J Mar Med Soc 2015;17:160-162


How to cite this URL:
Dhillon H S, Singh NA, Divinakumar K J, Bhat P S. Clinical profile of a patient with post traumatic stress disorder. J Mar Med Soc [serial online] 2015 [cited 2022 Jul 4 ];17:160-162
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