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Experience:  M.B.B.S ; M.D (Psychiatry and Deaddiction), MS. Health Informatics
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I am a Transit Bus Operator with twenty years of experience.

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I am a Transit Bus Operator with twenty years of experience. I had a passenger who smeared her excrement in the rear of my bus. She did this with her hands and over a large area contaminating seats, stanchions and windows. What is this behavior called, what type of mental health problem is this?
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Vikas replied 9 years ago.
Hello trele

Psychiatric disorder are diagnosed by the presence of certain collection of sign and symptoms in a specified time period.

What you are describing can be taken as a abnormal behavior ,a symptom which may be present in many disorders such as Psychosis,Mental retardation,Autism etc.

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