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Series: Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience
Volume: 42
Published: 06 December 2017
10.1159/000475682
EISBN: 978-3-318-06089-8
... Abstract Since its initial description in 1851, Munchausen syndrome has been widely used interchangeably with factitious disorder. Nevertheless, this syndrome is only one form of factitious disorder that is both severe and chronic. The syndrome was named after Karl Friedrich Hieronymus, Baron...
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Series: Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience
Volume: 42
Published: 06 December 2017
EISBN: 978-3-318-06089-8
... ans et demi aux deux bras et au pied. Amputation du bras gauche. Discussion sur la nature de ces escarres. Pathomimie. Presse Med 1908;16:369-372. 3. Asher R: Munchausen's syndrome. Lancet 1951;6650:39-41. 4. Olry R, Haines DE: Historical and literary roots of Münchhausen syndromes...
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Series: Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience
Volume: 42
Published: 06 December 2017
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-06089-8
EISBN: 978-3-318-06089-8
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Series: Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience
Volume: 42
Published: 06 December 2017
EISBN: 978-3-318-06089-8
... of 15 cases. Compr Psychiatry 1992;33:134-138. 11. Sorensen R: Faking Munchausen's syndrome. Analysis 2000;60:202-208. 12. Goldin S, McDonald JE: The Ganser state. J Ment Sci 1955;101:267-280. 13. Mendis S, Hodgson R: Ganser syndrome: examining the aetiological debate through a systematic...
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Series: Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience
Volume: 35
Published: 23 June 2014
10.1159/000360436
EISBN: 978-3-318-02647-4
... dysfunction, and for which there is strong evidence that the symptoms are related to psychological factors. It is conventional to propose four broad categories: (1) voluntary produced simulation with secondary benefits, (2) Munchausen syndrome, i.e. voluntary simulation without secondary benefit, (3) panic...
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Series: Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience
Volume: 42
Published: 06 December 2017
10.1159/000475699
EISBN: 978-3-318-06089-8
... course of illness, inexplicable laboratory result or physical evidence like ligature applied to a limb to induce edema. Patients have often worked in health care industry and also have childhood illnesses, mood and personality disorder or a story of substance abuse. The term Munchausen syndrome is often...
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Series: Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience
Volume: 42
Published: 06 December 2017
10.1159/000475676
EISBN: 978-3-318-06089-8
... found in dementia, stroke, brain tumors, traumatic brain injury, and seizures. Although, as discussed previously, some type of malingering (perhaps even including factitious disorders such as Munchausen's syndrome) and organic disease would not necessarily be incompatible with Ganser's syndrome...
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Series: Advances in Psychosomatic Medicine
Volume: 34
Published: 24 March 2015
10.1159/000369090
EISBN: 978-3-318-02967-3
... diagnoses include DI, OCD or Munchausen's syndrome. Therapeutic Approach The provider should avoid confronting the patient's physical role in producing the lesions and rather focus on mediating stress and other factors instigating the self-harming behavior. Treatment should address the dermatologic...
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Series: Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
Volume: 7
Published: 03 July 1997
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-00219-5
EISBN: 978-3-318-00219-5
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Series: Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience
Volume: 35
Published: 23 June 2014
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-02647-4
EISBN: 978-3-318-02647-4
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Series: Advances in Psychosomatic Medicine
Volume: 34
Published: 24 March 2015
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-02967-3
EISBN: 978-3-318-02967-3
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Series: Chemical Immunology and Allergy
Volume: 95
Published: 02 June 2010
10.1159/isbn.978-3-8055-9442-4
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9442-4
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Published: 04 February 2003
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-00857-9
EISBN: 978-3-318-00857-9
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Series: Advances in Psychosomatic Medicine
Volume: 24
Published: 19 September 2003
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-00972-9
EISBN: 978-3-318-00972-9
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Series: Antibiotics and Chemotherapy
Volume: 23
Published: 14 March 1978
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-03198-0
EISBN: 978-3-318-03198-0
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Series: Forum of Nutrition
Volume: 48
Published: 08 July 1991
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-03606-0
EISBN: 978-3-318-03606-0
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Published: 21 March 2011
10.1159/isbn.978-3-8055-9415-8
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9415-8
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Published: 10 February 2005
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-01129-6
EISBN: 978-3-318-01129-6
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Series: Contributions to Oncology
Volume: 3
Published: 08 August 1980
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-03386-1
EISBN: 978-3-318-03386-1
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Published: 19 October 1994
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-05123-0
EISBN: 978-3-318-05123-0