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Psychogenic Movement Disorders

Psychogenic Movement Disorders: Introduction

Psychogenic Movement Disorders: Movement problems for which no neurological, chemical or structural cause can be determined. The condition is believed to be the result of a psychiatric problem and symptoms occur subconsciously. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Psychogenic Movement Disorders is available below.

Symptoms of Psychogenic Movement Disorders

Treatments for Psychogenic Movement Disorders

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Psychogenic Movement Disorders?

Causes of Psychogenic Movement Disorders

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Psychogenic Movement Disorders: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Psychogenic Movement Disorders

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 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 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 indeed the condition has usually 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 more »

Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with an eating disorder is female. The result is that men with eating disorders 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 misdiagnosis of depression or more »

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

Psychogenic Movement Disorders: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Psychogenic Movement Disorders

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Psychogenic Movement Disorders:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Psychogenic Movement Disorders, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Psychogenic Movement Disorders: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Prognosis for Psychogenic Movement Disorders

Prognosis for Psychogenic Movement Disorders: The severity of symptoms varies and prognosis varies from patient to patient. Some patients may have difficulty performing everyday routines or going to work.

Statistics for Psychogenic Movement Disorders

Psychogenic Movement Disorders: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Psychogenic Movement Disorders:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Psychogenic Movement Disorders as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

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More information about Psychogenic Movement Disorders

  1. Psychogenic Movement Disorders: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Prognosis

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