See the most commonly confused word associated with shell shock
posttraumatic stress disorder.
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How to use PTSD in a sentence
That officer fretting about his “stance,” we learn, is plagued by PTSD that cripples him both on the job and at home.
Although Korra looks at PTSD and assault with supernatural grandiosity, fans were quick to pick up on it in some forums.
She had only heard of post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD, in passing.
In his new book Acid Test, author Tom Shroder tells the story of Nick, a veteran haunted by PTSD.
British Dictionary definitions for PTSD
post-traumatic stress disorder
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