Follow up of victims of fabricated illness (Munchausen syndrome by proxy).

Abstract

Fifty four children were studied 1-14 (mean 5.6) years after fabrications of illness had been identified. Thirty of the 54 children were living in families with their biological mothers and 24 were with other family members or in substitute families. Further fabrications were identified for 10 children who had been living with their mothers and there were… (More)

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@article{Bools1993FollowUO, title={Follow up of victims of fabricated illness (Munchausen syndrome by proxy).}, author={C N Bools and B A Neale and S. Roy Meadow}, journal={Archives of disease in childhood}, year={1993}, volume={69 6}, pages={625-30} }