3 Written questions
3 Multiple choice questions
- Give an example. Yes. For example, a patient can have genuine seizures and develop pseudo seizures.
- 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
2 True/False questions
What are the Somatoform disorders of the DSM-IV-TR? → There are 7: Somatization Disorder, Undifferentiated Somatoform Disorder, Conversion Disorder, Pain Disorder, Hypochondriasis, Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Somatoform Disorder NOS
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