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factitious disorder <i>n.</i>

Andrew M. Colman

in A Dictionary of Psychology

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199657681
Published online May 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191744358
factitious disorder n.

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A mental disorder in *DSM-5 characterized by a persistent pattern of feigned symptoms and/or self-inflicted injuries to simulate disorder,

Reference Entry.  111 words. 

Subjects: Psychology

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