inhalant-related disorders

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Substance-related disorders induced by inhaling the aliphatic and aromatic hydrocarbons in petrol or gasoline, glue, paint, and some aerosols or, less commonly, the halogenated hydrocarbons in cleaning fluids and other volatile substances in esters, ketones, and glycols. See glue-sniffing, solvent abuse, substance abuse, substance dependence, substance-induced disorders, substance use disorders.

Subjects: Psychology.

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