ERIC Number: EJ273975
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982
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The Differential Diagnosis of Functional Symptoms in Adolescence.
Silber, Thomas J.
Adolescence, v17 n68 p769-78 Win 1982
Functional complaints constitute the major reason why adolescents visit the physician's office. These complaints may coexist with organic illness of minor or major significance. Proposes a definition of functional disorders, sets forth a classification of the differential diagnosis of these disorders and suggests techniques for their management. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
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