medical child abuse


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medical child abuse

The medically preferred term for
Munchausen syndrome by proxy.
See also: abuse
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Medical child abuse may also be a way for a woman to fulfill a void for
of Alabama at Tuscaloosa, medical child abuse is "child
result of Hyde subjecting her children to medical child abuse, one
Syndrome by Proxy and refer to this scenario as medical child abuse to
include a specific definition of medical child abuse. A specific
general public aware of medical child abuse. Part II provides a history
of Munchausen's Syndrome by Proxy and medical child abuse. It also
medical child abuse. Part III identifies Ohio's current statutes
to successfully prosecute medical child abuse. Part III also proposes
The history of medical child abuse is neither extensive nor
Even though medical child abuse has always been thought of as
recently trying to adopt the term "medical child abuse" and

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