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Munchausen Syndrome

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Noun

1. munchausen syndrome, munchausen's syndrome

syndrome consisting of feigning acute and dramatic illness for which no clinical evidence is ever found

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Munchausen Syndrome

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noun
a mental disorder in which a patient feigns illness to obtain hospital treatment

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Munchausen Syndrome

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n.
A psychiatric disorder characterized by the repeated fabrication of disease signs and symptoms for the purpose of gaining medical attention.

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