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psychosomatic disease: philosophical and psychological aspects

Charles Rycroft

in The Oxford Companion to the Mind

Second edition

Published in print January 2004 | ISBN: 9780198662242
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191727559
psychosomatic disease: philosophical and psychological aspects

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Diseases are designated as psychosomatic if two conditions are fulfilled: if (i) the symptoms are accompanied by demonstrable physiological disturbances

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Subjects: Psychology

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