The predominant disturbance
is sudden, unexpected travel away from home or one's customary place
of work, with inability to recall one's past.
Confusion about personal identity or assumption of
a new identity (partial or complete).
The disturbance does not occur exclusively during
the course of Dissociative Identity Disorder and is not due to the
direct physiological effects of a substance (e.g., a drug of abuse,
a medication) or a general medical condition (e.g., temporal lobe
The symptoms cause clinically significant distress
or impairment in social, occupational, or other important areas
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