mass hysteria

Known as: hysteria mass 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2010
2010
AbstractDuring August 2002, at a primary school in Kwa-Dukuza, KwaZulu-Natal, 27 children who had been well when they left their… (More)
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2004
2004
We describe 10 students from a small rural secondary school with episodes resembling seizures or syncopal attacks. Several… (More)
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2003
2003
Introduction Persons with mass hysteria present in various ways, yet the condition itself exhibits common features: sudden onset… (More)
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2001
2001
The general public, the mass media, and many government officials believe that the use of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) will… (More)
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1997
1997
In this report we describe the circumstances surrounding an outbreak of mass hysteria among first year female university students… (More)
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1994
1994
OBJECTIVE To clarify factors contributing to mass illness of sudden onset by studying an outbreak that was apparently triggered… (More)
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Review
1987
Review
1987
On the basis of a literature review it is concluded that mass hysteria can be divided into two syndromes. One form, to be called… (More)
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1983
1983
WHENEVER people under stress gather together, the potential for mass hysteria exists. School-children seem particularly prone to… (More)
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1982
1982
On May 21, 1979, an outbreak of illness spread swiftly among elementary school students in a Boston suburb. Of 224 boys and girls… (More)
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1974
1974
This research attempts to explain the sudden onset of a series of severe, physical symptoms found in a group of female workers… (More)
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