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Somatization Dis criteria? (4)

A) Physical complaints before 30 yo, lasting several yrs, results in treatment seeking and impaired fxn

B) Physical complaints include:
-4 pain sxs
-2 GI sxs
-1 sex sxs
-1 pseudoneuro sxs

C) Either (1) or (2):
(1) physical sxs NOT explained by GMC or drugs
(2) if GMC, complaints/impairment excessive

D) Sxs not intentional or feigned

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Somatization Dis pseudoneuro sxs include?

impaired coord
paralysis
weakness
dysphagia
halluc
memory
visual

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Somatization Dis tx?

Complaints U from emotional issues
Psych therapy
Regular visits

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Conversion Dis criteria? (6)

A) 1+ sxs/deficit affecting voluntary motor/sensory, suggestive of GMC or neuro condition

B) Psych factors a/w sxs -> proceeded by stressor

C) Not explained by GMC/meds

D) Not intentional or feigned

E) Significant distress/impairment

F) Not limited to pain or sex dye

5

Conversion Dis: Physical exam findings?

Neuro eaxm?

La belle indifference?

Inconsistent

Normal

lack of concern about the nature or implications of symptoms

6

Conversion Dis: tx?

Sxs U remit days - weeks
Supportive psych/behav therapy
Anxiolytics

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Hypochondriasis criteria? (5)

A) Preoccupied w/ having serious dz based on misinterpretation of sxs

B) Preoccupation persists despite medical eval and reassurance

C) (A) is not delusional and not restricted to appearance

D) Signif distress/impairment

E) 6+ mo

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Hypochondriasis tx?

Therapy and reassurance

9

Body Dysmorphic Dis criteria? (3)

A) Preocc w/ imagined appearance defect

B) Sign distress/impairment

C) Not from other disorder

10

Body Dysmorphic Dis tx?

Behav mod
Antidepress

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Factitious Dis criteria? (3)

A) Intentional production or feigning of physical or psych sxs

B) Motivation to assume "sick role"

C) External incentives for behaviors are ABSENT

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Factitious Dis tx?

None
Recognize and prevent unnecess tx

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Malingering is?

NOT mental disorder
Intentional false/exaggerated physical/psych sxs
Motivated by external incentives:
-Avoid work
-Financial compensation
-Evade prosecution
-Obtain drugs

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Malingering a/w what disorder?

Antisocial PD