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18 Possible Causes for La Belle Indifference

  • Conversion Disorder

    See 'la Belle indifference . ', Factitious disease, Hysterical neurosis, Post-traumatic stress disorder. con·ver·sion dis·or·der ( kŏn-vĕr'zhŭn dis-ōr'dĕr ) A mental disorder[] La belle indifference (the patient's lack of concern regarding the apparent magnitude of the deficit), once believed to be a hallmark of conversion disorder, is not consistently[]

  • Somatic Delusional Disorder

    A case of somatic delusional disorder with a severe secondary eating disorder is described. The patient's psychotic symptoms and emaciation were markedly improved with separate trials of antipsychotic and antiobsessional medications. Further epidemiologic studies of eating disorders with coexisting psychotic[…][]

  • Dissociative Hysteria

    The decrease in anxiety may also produce la belle indifference.[] The issue of la belle indifference The early French literature described la belle indifference that is a lack of appropriate concern towards the symp toms, despite the apparent[] These signs (7 in number) included secondary gain, la belle indifference, non-anatomic sensory loss, midline split of pain or vibratory stimulation, changing boundaries or[]

  • Anorexia Nervosa

    This study uses novel biometric figure rating scales (FRS) spanning body mass index (BMI) 13.8 to 32.2 kg/m2 and BMI 18 to 42 kg/m2 . The aims of the study were (i) to compare FRS body weight dissatisfaction and perceptual distortion of women with anorexia nervosa (AN) to a community sample; (ii) how FRS[…][]

  • Hysterical Neurosis

    The objective of the present study is to demonstrate the traits of the psychopathology of Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) compared with hysterical neurosis. A total of 48 subjects with BPD and 40 subjects with hysterical neurosis both defined by DSM-III-R were assessed by Diagnostic Interview for[…][]

  • Somatization

    This phenomenon is traditionally called la belle indifference.[]

  • Balint Syndrome

    La belle indifference Anosognosia (Denial syndrome, Anton-Babinski synd) : Denial or lack of awareness of one's impairment.[]

  • Somatoform Disorders

    This phenomenon is traditionally called la belle indifference .[]

  • Factitious Disorder

    Histrionic behavior (act in a way to draw attn. to themselves) "La belle indifference" (A naive, inappropriate lack of emotion or concern for the perceptions by others of[] Belle Indifference ) Personality Disorders that may accompany Conversion Disorder 1)Histrionic PD 2)Dependent PD Other DSM IV Criteria for Conversion Disorder Management[] Occurs more in women than men 2)Generally begins in adolescence or early childhood 3)Patients typically appear relatively unworried about their serious symptoms (known as La[]

  • Psychogenic Cough

    Tic disorder patients are typically ashamed, anxious, and self-conscious about their tics whereas patients with psychogenic coughs show typical “la belle indifference.” [11[]

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