Somatization Disorder: Introduction
Somatization Disorder: A disorder that is characterised by multiple somatic complaints.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Somatization Disorder is available below.
Symptoms of Somatization Disorder
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Home Diagnostic Testing
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- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Mental Health (Adults): Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Somatization Disorder?
Somatization Disorder: Related Patient Stories
Somatization Disorder: Complications
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Causes of Somatization Disorder
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Disease Topics Related To Somatization Disorder
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Somatization Disorder: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Somatization Disorder
Rare seizure-less epilepsy misdiagnosed as various conditions: A complex partial seizure disorder,
such as temporal lobe epilepsy
can be misdiagnosed as various conditions.
Some of the...read more »
Lupus is often misdiagnosed as other conditions: Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), often simply called "lupus",
is a difficult disease to diagnose and can manifest with numerous symptoms.
Some...read more »
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...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 to various medical conditions,
such as a stroke or ...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...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...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...read more »
Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be
undiagnosed in teenagers.
The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe...read more »
Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression)
may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see ...read more »
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Somatization Disorder: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Somatization Disorder
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Somatization Disorder: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Somatization Disorder
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Statistics for Somatization Disorder
Somatization Disorder: Broader Related Topics
Types of Somatization Disorder
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Definitions of Somatization Disorder:
Characterized by physical symptoms and demonstrable structural or physiological changes in which emotional factors are believed to play a major etiologic role.
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