medically unexplained symptom


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medically unexplained symptom

Abbreviation: MUS
MUS A complaint from a patient that has eluded explanation despite assessment by health care practitioners.
See also: symptom
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In the DSM-5, the new disorder known as somatic symptom disorder does not make medically unexplained symptoms central to the diagnosis.
7] and medically unexplained symptoms in emergency department patients.
Modification of symptomatic responses by stress may play a role in medically unexplained symptoms attributed to low-level chemical exposures.
London, May 30 (ANI): Patients with medically unexplained symptoms could greatly benefit from acupuncture, suggests a new research.
Study leader Dr Terry Quinn said: "We found a significant increase in presentations with medically unexplained symptoms during the full moon.

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