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somatoform disorder

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what term represents the subjective interpretation of meaning of symptoms
illness
what term represents the pathological process impairing body functions associated with signs and symptoms
disease
what term represents the response to symptoms and the seeking of symtom relief like taking motrin for a headache
illness behavior
what is the maladaptive way of percieving, evaluating, and acting in relatino to ones health status persisting despite accurate explanation of symptoms and appropritate course of treatment
abnormal illness behavior
are illness and disease the same
no
what term represents experienceing, communicating, and amplifying psychological and interpersonal distress in form of medicaly unexplained symptoms
somatization
when dealing with a somatic complaint what are the first 2 components to evaluate
general medical condition
medically unexplained symptoms
in the health questionaire screeening for somatoform disorders how many symptoms must the patient have in order to be classified by a somatoform disorder
3
are the symptoms in a somatoform disorder intentionally falsified
no
what is the term for when a patient has the signs and symptoms of a medical disorder but there is not realy one
somatoform disorder
what term represents the excessive preoccupation with imagined defects or silght anomaly in appearance
body dysmorphic disorder
people with body dysmorphic disorder often seek the services of what professionals
plastic surgeons
dermatologist
what sex and relationship status are more likely to have body dysmorphic disorder
women
single
what are some of the treatment methods for body dysmorphic disorder
avoid procedural interventions
reassure that defect is minimal/non existent
pharmacotherapy as needed
which somatoform disorder involves the loss of moror and sensory function with no medical explanation
conversion disorder
around what ages does body dysmorphic disorder begin
15-20
around what age group does conversion disorder set in
adolescence
adulthood
in what sex, population, and education level is conversion disorder prominent
female
rural population
low education
what is the best way to treat conversion disorder
pharmacotherapy and psychotherapy
which somatoform disorder can be related to michael jackson and his many nose surgeries
body dysmorphic disorder
which somatoform disorder involves excessive preoccupation with fear of contracting or belief of having a serious disease based on misterpretation of symptoms
hypochondriasis
how long does the preoccupation last in the hypochondriasis
6 months
in which sex is hypochondriasis more common
equal in both sexes
what are the treatment methods for hypochondriasis
frequent regularly schedulaed physical exams
which somatoform disorder involves substantial pain from an unaccunted medical or neurological conditon
pain disorder
at what age range does hypochondriasis occur
20-30
in what sex and type of occupation does the pain disorder come most in
women
blue collar
at what age range does pain disorder set in
40-50
in the somatoform disorder involving pain disorder should you minimize or maximize analgesics and sedatives
minimize
which somatoform disorder involves physical complaint beginning before 30 continuing over several years with no medical explanation
somatization disorder
what term represents the false belief of pregnancy in somatoform disorders
pseudocyesis
in somatization disorders are suicide threats common? are they often completed
yes
no
when treating somatoform disorders should you aim to manage or cure
manage
which somatoform disorder involves multiple physical complaints causing impairment characterized by physical compalints abd hypochondriachal symptoms for less than 6 months
somatoform disorder NOS
which somatoform disorder involves intentiional exageration of falsification of symptoms with the goal of gaining attention by being sick
factitious disorder
in which sex is factitious disorder more common in
men
which somatoform disorder involves legal rather than medical or psychiatric issue
malingering
expalin when the somatoform disorder malingering is considered adaptive
when captured in war
which somatoform disorder involves the goal of a secondary gain like avoiding prison, free room and board
malingering
which sex is malingering more common in
men
which somatoform disorder is associated with seizures and ther after effects
conversion disorder
which somatoform disorder is associated with milary men and prisoners
malingering