psychosomatic disorder

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Noun1.psychosomatic disorder - a mental disorder that causes somatic symptoms
folie, mental disorder, mental disturbance, psychological disorder, disturbance - (psychiatry) a psychological disorder of thought or emotion; a more neutral term than mental illness
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A more accurate and informative diagnosis that incorporates the concepts of stress and altered neuroanatomy is psychophysiologic disorder (PPD).
Beyond "somatoform disorder," the medical terms with somatoform components include, but are by no means limited to, conversion disorder, (28) psychosomatic disorder, (29) psychophysiologic disorder, (30) psychogenic disorder, (31) pseudoneurological disorder, (32) and hysteria.
Even the best pharmacologic agents have their limits because headache is a psychophysiologic disorder, Dr.

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