A psychosis is a human behavioral state characterized by delusions, hallucinations, incoherent communication, loosening of association between ideas, markedpoverty of content of thought, markedly illogical thinking, or behavior that is grossly disorganized or catatonic. The term is unsatisfactory for scientific purposes.
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