borderline personality disorder

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borderline personality disorder

n. Abbr. BPD
A personality disorder characterized by impulsiveness and by a long-standing pattern of instability in interpersonal relationships, behavior, mood, and self-image, with symptoms often including intense anger and fear of abandonment.

borderline personality disorder

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(Psychiatry) psychiatry a mental condition on the dividing line between a psychiatric disorder and normality characterized by impulsiveness, extreme mood swings, and often aggressiveness
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Get She added: "Unfortunately Ceri had suf-tunately suffered with severe mental health problems for some years and had been diagnosed with having a Border Line Personality Disorder.
Deputy North East Wales coroner John Gittens told the inquest Miss Carter, who once worked as a care assistant at an old people's home in Gresford, had suffered problems in her early life and was diagnosed as having a border line personality disorder.