Pediatric Somatic Symptom Disorders.


Somatic symptom disorder (SSD) is a common disorder encountered in pediatric medicine. It involves the presentation of physical symptoms that are either disproportionate or inconsistent with history, physical examination, laboratory, and other investigative findings. SSDs result in significant impairment with considerable increase in healthcare utilization… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11920-017-0760-3


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@article{Malas2017PediatricSS, title={Pediatric Somatic Symptom Disorders.}, author={Nasuh M Malas and Roberto Ortiz-Aguayo and Lisa M Giles and Patricia I Ibeziako}, journal={Current psychiatry reports}, year={2017}, volume={19 2}, pages={11} }