Conversion motor paralysis disorder: analysis of 34 consecutive referrals

@article{Heruti2002ConversionMP,
  title={Conversion motor paralysis disorder: analysis of 34 consecutive referrals},
  author={R Heruti and Julia Reznik and Abraham Adunski and Alain Levy and Harold P. Weingarden and Abraham Ohry},
  journal={Spinal Cord},
  year={2002},
  volume={40},
  pages={335-340}
}
Study design: We present our cumulative experience with patients sustaining the most dramatic type of Conversion Disorder (CD) – Conversion Motor Paralysis.Setting: Rehabilitation departments, Reuth Medical Center, Tel-Aviv and Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel.Methods: During the period 1973–2000, 34 patients with neurological symptoms without any anatomical or physiological basis were admitted to both rehabilitation departments. This number consists of less than 1% of the total acute… CONTINUE READING

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