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Year : 1977  |  Volume : 23  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 95-98

Munchausen's syndrome - (a case report with a review of the literature)

Department of Psychiatry, L.T.M.G.Hospital, Sion, Bombay 400022, India

Correspondence Address:
D A D'Souza
Department of Psychiatry, L.T.M.G.Hospital, Sion, Bombay 400022
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PMID: 614422

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This is a case of Munchausen's syndrome which presented in an atypical manner, viz. cessation of menstruation. The patient had been to 25 doctors and had been investigated with great zeal. The case is published along with a review of the literature, with a view to make clinicians more aware of this rare entity.

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Online since 12th February '04
2004 - Journal of Postgraduate Medicine
Official Publication of the Staff Society of the Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital, Mumbai, India
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