Disease Information for Hypochondriasis

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Non-Pleuritic Chest Pain
Fatigability
Fearful/Afraid
Enervated/extreme acute fatigue
Fatigue
Fatigue Tiredness Exhaustion
Good days/Bad days/'Blahs' feelings
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Neurotic/psychoneurosis
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Obsessive-compulsive disorder
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Many non-prescription medications taken/habit (ex)
Process
PROCESS/Psychoneurosis disorder (ex).
PROCESS/Relational/psychiatric (category)
Definition

Preoccupation with the fear of having, or the idea that one has, a serious disease based on the person's misinterpretation of bodily symptoms. (APA, DSM-IV)

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NGC (National Guideline Clearinghouse)
Medscape (eMedicine)
Harrison's Online (accessmedicine)
NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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