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Psychosomatic illness

Psychosomatic illness: Introduction

A disorder where the physical symptoms are caused or aggravated by psychological factors such as migraine, back pain and irritable bowel syndrome. The impact of psychological factors on many health aspects cannot be ignored. For example, stress can affect a person's susceptibility to infection or their recovery from illness. Also called somatoform disorders. ...more »

Symptoms of Psychosomatic illness

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Psychosomatic illness?

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Causes of Psychosomatic illness

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Disease Topics Related To Psychosomatic illness

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Psychosomatic illness: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Psychosomatic illness

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,...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...read more »

Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary...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 diagnosis. See ...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 overlooked. See ...read more »

Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression) may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms of anxiety disorders). Failure to diagnose these...read more »

Psychosomatic illness: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Psychosomatic illness

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Psychosomatic illness: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Psychosomatic illness

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Psychosomatic illness: Broader Related Topics

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More information about Psychosomatic illness

  1. Psychosomatic illness: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

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