Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology

: 2004  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 323--332

Psychogenic Movement Disorders

Ambar Chakravarty1, Bhaskar Gosh2 

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Ambar Chakravarty

Psychogenic movement Disorders (PMD) may result from somatoform disorders, factitious disorders, malingering, depression anxiety disorders and less frequently, histrionic personality disorders. First recognized by Henry Head in early twentieth century, PMD s commonly encountered and clues to their differentiation from organic disease. A generally accepted management protocol has been outlined.

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Chakravarty A, Gosh B. Psychogenic Movement Disorders.Ann Indian Acad Neurol 2004;7:323-332

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Chakravarty A, Gosh B. Psychogenic Movement Disorders. Ann Indian Acad Neurol [serial online] 2004 [cited 2022 Nov 26 ];7:323-332
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