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Descriptor English: Identity Crisis
Descriptor Spanish: Crisis de Identidad
Descriptor Portuguese: Crise de Identidade
Descriptor French: Crise identitaire
Entry term(s): Crises, Identity
Crisis, Identity
Identity Crises
Tree number(s): F01.752.747.423
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007063
Scope note: Chaotic concept of self wherein one's role in life appears to be an insoluble dilemma often expressed by isolation, withdrawal, rebellion and extremism.
Annotation:
Previous Indexing: Defense Mechanisms (1966-1967)
Identification (Psychology) (1968-1970)
Self Concept (1966-1970)
Public MeSH Note: 1973
History Note: 1973(1971)
DeCS ID: 7245
Unique ID: D007063
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1973/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1999/12/16
Identity Crisis - Preferred
Concept UI M0010987
Scope note Chaotic concept of self wherein one's role in life appears to be an insoluble dilemma often expressed by isolation, withdrawal, rebellion and extremism.
Preferred term Identity Crisis
Entry term(s) Crises, Identity
Crisis, Identity
Identity Crises



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