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Disease Munchausen Syndrome

Name Munchausen Syndrome
Synonyms Hospital Addiction Syndrome | Hospital-Addiction Syndrome | Hospital-Addiction Syndromes | Munchhausen Syndrome | Syndrome, Hospital Addiction | Syndrome, Hospital-Addiction | Syndrome, Munchausen | Syndrome, Munchhausen | Syndromes, Hospital-Addiction
Definition A factitious disorder characterized by habitual presentation for hospital treatment of an apparent acute illness, the patient giving a plausible and dramatic history, all of which is false.
Categories Mental disorder
MeSH® ID D009110

Top ↑ Ancestors

DiseasesMental Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Somatoform Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Factitious Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Munchausen Syndrome

Top ↑ Descendants

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