Dysmorphophobia: An exaggerated or irrational fear of deformity. It usually relates to deformities in other people.
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causes, and treatments of Dysmorphophobia is available below.
Symptoms of Dysmorphophobia
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symptoms of Dysmorphophobia
Treatments for Dysmorphophobia
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Dysmorphophobia?
Causes of Dysmorphophobia
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Dysmorphophobia: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Dysmorphophobia
Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who
had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness
because he suffered from sudden inability to speak.
This was initially misdiagnosed as a ...read more »
Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for
a patient to show mental decline to dementia.
Whereas this can, of course, occur due...read more »
ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD
in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults.
Some adults can remain undiagnosed, and...read more »
Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder)
often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary care physicians.
Many patients with bipolar seek...read more »
Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with
an eating disorder is female.
The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to be diagnosed or
have a delayed...read more »
Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be
undiagnosed in teenagers.
The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe medical depression
to be...read more »
Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression)
may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms of...read more »
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Dysmorphophobia: Rare Types
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Dysmorphophobia: Broader Related Topics
Types of Dysmorphophobia
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