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Somatoform Disorders

Somatoform Disorders: Introduction

Somatoform Disorders: A disorder that is characterised by multiple somatic complaints. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Somatoform Disorders is available below.

Symptoms of Somatoform Disorders

Treatments for Somatoform Disorders

  • Although there is no known cure for somatoform disorder, it can be managed. Treatment focuses on helping the person who has somatoform disorder to live a normal life as much as possible, even though he or she may still have some pain or other symptoms. Somatoform disorder will not shorten a person's life
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Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Somatoform Disorders?

Somatoform Disorders: Deaths

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Types of Somatoform Disorders

Somatoform Disorders: Complications

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Causes of Somatoform Disorders

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Disease Topics Related To Somatoform Disorders

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Somatoform Disorders: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Somatoform 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 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, 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 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 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 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 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 more »

Somatoform Disorders: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Somatoform Disorders

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Somatoform Disorders: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Somatoform Disorders

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Research about Somatoform Disorders

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Clinical Trials for Somatoform Disorders

The US based website lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

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Statistics for Somatoform Disorders

Somatoform Disorders: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Somatoform Disorders:

Characterized by physical symptoms and demonstrable structural or physiological changes in which emotional factors are believed to play a major etiologic role. - (Source - Diseases Database)

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More information about Somatoform Disorders

  1. Somatoform Disorders: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Deaths
  9. Complications

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