Psychology 220

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(1 pts.) Sangue dormido, or "sleeping blood" is a condition observed among individuals from the Cape Verde Islands (located off the west coast of Africa) and involves paralysis, convulsions, blindness, and tremors. This condition is referred to in DSM-IV as a(n)

A) adjustment disorder.
B) clinical syndrome.
C) general medical condition.
D) culture-bound syndrome.

(MY answer is D) AM I RIGHT?

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