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Factitious Disorder and Malingering

  • Priyadarshini Marathe
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Abstract

Factitious disorders and malingering are diagnoses of exclusion only. Always rule out possibility of organic conditions. Don’t be in a hurry to “label patients”.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Accident and Emergency, John Radcliffe HospitalOxford University HospitalsOxfordUK

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