Demystifying Medicine Video



This video describes the signs and symptoms of narcissistic personality disorder as outlined in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM–5). In addition, the video discusses the most recent form of treatment available for those diagnosed with the disorder.

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