Munchausen by proxy

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Munchausen by proxy

A factitious disorder in children produced by a parent or other caregiver.
Mentioned in: Factitious Disorders
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Fabricated or Induced Illness may even be more difficult to diagnose because the child is really a victim.
Fabricated or induced illness in a child by a carer; a reader.