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Medically Unexplained Symptoms

Known as: Symptoms, Somatic, Symptom, Somatic, Medically Unexplained Symptom 
Persistent health symptoms which remain unexplained after a complete medical evaluation. A cluster of symptoms that consistently appear together but… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
HighlightsExogenously‐induced inflammation leads to expression of 3 features of depression.They are neural reactivity to negative… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Large numbers of women transition through menopause whilst in paid employment. Symptoms associated with menopause may cause… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
To develop simple, practical criteria for clinical diagnosis of fibromyalgia that are suitable for use in primary and specialty… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
We summarize the psychological mechanisms that have been linked to the development and maintenance of medically unexplained… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
  • S. Nettleton
  • Social science & medicine
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 41810439
A significant proportion of symptoms are medically unexplained. People experience illness but no pathological basis for the… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Patients with medically unexplained symptoms comprise from 15% to 30% of all primary care consultations. Physicians often assume… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
  • R. Brown
  • Psychological bulletin
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 19304483
Theories of medically unexplained illness based on the concepts of dissociation, conversion, and somatization are summarized… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND AND METHODS Patients with depression, particularly those seen by primary care physicians, may report somatic symptoms… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
STUDY OBJECTIVES To determine the prevalence of a history of sexual and physical abuse in women seen in a referral-based… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
This study reports the factor structure of the symptoms comprising the General Health Questionnaire when it is completed in a… Expand
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