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Dissociative Fugue



Dissociative Disorders



This disorder is very rare and occurs most often during extreme stress (such as wartime or after a natural disaster).



The primary feature of this disorder is abrupt travel away from home, an inability to remember important aspects of one’s life, and the partial or complete adoption of a new identity.



The disorder typically dissipates on its own and it is extremely rare to last more than one month.



Prognosis is very good.



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