3 Written questions
3 Multiple choice questions
- 25-50% of people initially diagnosed with conversion disorder 6 months later developed a medical illness that could account for the initial symptom presentation.
- Factitious Disorder with predominantly physical signs or symptoms. Often chronic
- There are 7: Somatization Disorder, Undifferentiated Somatoform Disorder, Conversion Disorder, Pain Disorder, Hypochondriasis, Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Somatoform Disorder NOS
2 True/False questions
Explain the differential diagnosis among Malingering, Factitious Disorder, and a Somatoform Disorder. → History before the age of 30 of each of the following: 4 pain, 2 gastrointestinal, one sexual and one pseudoneurological
What are the criteria for Somatization Disorder? → History before the age of 30 of each of the following: 4 pain, 2 gastrointestinal, one sexual and one pseudoneurological