MUNCHAUSEN SYNDROME BY PROXY THE HINTERLAND OF CHILD ABUSE

@article{Meadow1977MUNCHAUSENSB,
  title={MUNCHAUSEN SYNDROME BY PROXY THE HINTERLAND OF CHILD ABUSE},
  author={Roy Meadow},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={1977},
  volume={310},
  pages={343-345}
}
  • R. Meadow
  • Published 13 August 1977
  • Medicine
  • The Lancet

Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy

Munchausen syndrome by proxy is the most difficult form of child abuse. It carries substantial morbidity and mortality. The diagnosis relies on appropriate suspicion and careful investigation. The

[Munchausen syndrome by proxy].

  • M. Nathanson
  • Medicine
    Archives de pediatrie : organe officiel de la Societe francaise de pediatrie
  • 2001

Munchausen syndrome by proxy.

A mother causes or simulates her child’s symptoms and presents the child for diagnosis and treatment, and the child is diagnosed with Munchausen syndrome by proxy.

Another case of Munchausen syndrome by proxy

Munchausen syndrome by proxy is a difficult to diagnose, complex form of child abuse that allows the parent to victimize the child by presenting a fictitious medical history, which then initiates a series of unnecessary diagnostic procedures and therapeutic interventions.

The Thin Line between Munchausen Syndrome and Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy

The case of a young girl, victim of Munchausen by proxy who became a Munchhausen patient is reported.

Different interpretations of Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy.

  • R. Meadow
  • Psychology, Medicine
    Child abuse & neglect
  • 2002

Munchausen syndrome by proxy.

  • S. Meadow
  • Medicine
    The Medico-legal journal
  • 1995

Munchausen syndrome by proxy.

  • S. Meadow
  • Medicine
    Journal of clinical forensic medicine
  • 1994
This review considers the definition, clinical features, consequences, consequences (to both victim and perpetrator), diagnosis and outcome of the syndrome.

Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy: 1990

The opinions or assertions contained herein are the private views of the authors and are not to be construed as official or as reflecting the views of the Department of the Army or the Department of

Identifying and Responding to Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy.

Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy is an unusual form of child abuse in which the mother falsifies illness in her child by simulating and#shor producing illness. The syndrome is found in all socioeconomic
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