Somatic Symptoms and Psychiatric Disorders

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*Correspondence “A fellow psychiatrist once told an anecdote. He was at a conference about depression in developing countries. The essence of the lectures was that people in those areas commonly expressed depression as physical symptoms. They ‘somaticize’ their depression, to use the medical parlance, complaining of malaise, stomach aches, dizziness and… (More)

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@inproceedings{Gada2004SomaticSA, title={Somatic Symptoms and Psychiatric Disorders}, author={Manilal T. Gada and Dipti Shah}, booktitle={Indian journal of psychiatry}, year={2004} }