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Transplantation

Psychological Implications of Changes in Body Image
  • Pietro Castelnuovo-Tedesco

Abstract

Among the reasons why transplants are of interest to psychiatrists and, in fact, to anyone concerned with psychological issues is that they touch on the phenomena of acute and chronic stress and of alteration of the body image.

Keywords

Body Image Body Schema Anatomic Part Cadaver Kidney Phantom Sensation 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • Pietro Castelnuovo-Tedesco
    • 1
  1. 1.Vanderbilt University School of MedicineNashvilleUSA

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