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Factitious disorder

Factitious disorder

a mental disorder in which the individual intentionally produces symptoms of illness or feigns illness for psychological reasons rather than for environmental goals.

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The Fiber Disease

... Dr. Omar Amin's article entitled, ”Neuro-Cutaneous Syndrome - A New Disorder,” where he describes skin lesions with fibers and even insect parts ... In his notes, which I recently acquired, he noted that I might have factitious disorder and underlying bipolar disorder. When I got my medical ...

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