Summary: Historical term for a chronic, but fluctuating, disorder beginning in early life and characterized by recurrent and multiple somatic complaints not apparently due to physical illness. This diagnosis is not used in contemporary practice.
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- The origins of scientific cinematography and early medical applicationsAlexandru C Barboi
Medical College of Wisconsin, Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
Neurology 62:2082-6. 2004..To examine the neurologic cinematographic contributions of Gheorghe Marinescu...
- A Bayesian account of 'hysteria'Mark J Edwards
Sobell Department of Motor Neuroscience and Movement Disorders, UCL Institute of Neurology, Queen Square House, Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
Brain 135:3495-512. 2012....
- Mass hysteria revisitedSivasankaran Balaratnasingam
Northwest Mental Health Service, Nickol Bay Hospital, Karratha, Australia
Curr Opin Psychiatry 19:171-4. 2006..This paper provides a brief review of the current state of knowledge regarding the conceptualization, diagnosis, and management of mass psychogenic response...
- La belle indifférence in conversion symptoms and hysteria: systematic reviewJon Stone
Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
Br J Psychiatry 188:204-9. 2006La belle indifférence refers to an apparent lack of concern shown by some patients towards their symptoms. It is often regarded as typical of conversion symptoms/hysteria.
- "Mystery illness" at Melbourne Airport: toxic poisoning or mass hysteria?Robert E Bartholomew
Department of Social Sciences, The Batchelor Institute, Darwin Annex, 37 Gregory Street, Parap, NT 0820, Australia
Med J Aust 183:564-6. 2005..The issue of diagnosing collective psychogenic illness will continue to be a major public health challenge, exacerbated by widespread anxieties over the threat of chemical and biological weapons and fears of contamination...
- The 'disappearance' of hysteria: historical mystery or illusion?Jon Stone
Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Crewe Rd, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
J R Soc Med 101:12-8. 2008
- Mass family hysteria: a report from IndiaSurendra K Mattoo
Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 56:643-6. 2002The case of a 31-member family displaying mass hysteria in up to 10 members at one time is reported. The mass hysteria emerged in the context of the strong religious and cultural beliefs held by this closely knit family...
- Crime, hysteria and belle époque hypnotism: the path traced by Jean-Martin Charcot and Georges Gilles de la TouretteJulien Bogousslavsky
Department of Neurology and Neurorehabilitation, Clinique Valmont, Genolier Swiss Medical Network, Glion Montreux, Switzerland
Eur Neurol 62:193-9. 2009b>Hysteria and hypnotism became a favorite topic of studies in the fin de siècle neurology that emerged from the school organized at La Salpêtrière by Jean-Martin Charcot, where he had arrived in 1861...
- Dissociation in hysteria and hypnosis: evidence from cognitive neuroscienceVaughan Bell
Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, Box P050, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 82:332-9. 2011..radical hypothesis that similar brain processes were responsible for the unexplained neurological symptoms of 'hysteria', now typically diagnosed as 'conversion disorder' or 'dissociative (conversion) disorder', and the temporary ..
- Hysteria and neurasthenia in pre-1914 British medical discourse and in histories of shell-shockTracey Loughran
History, School of Arts, Histories and Cultures, University of Manchester, Samuel Alexander Building, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
Hist Psychiatry 19:25-46. 2008Histories of shell-shock have argued that the diagnosis was subdivided into the categories hysteria and neurasthenia, and that the differential distribution and treatment of these diagnoses was shaped by class and gender expectations...
- Systematic review of misdiagnosis of conversion symptoms and "hysteria"Jon Stone
School of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH4 2XU
BMJ 331:989. 2005..We aimed to determine how frequently this misdiagnosis occurs, and whether it has become less common since the widespread availability of brain imaging...
- The history of hysteriaJane G Morris
Oregon Health and Science University, USA
Pharos Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Med Soc 67:40-3. 2004
- High-dose calcium stimulation test in a case of insulinoma masquerading as hysteriaYoshio Nakamura
Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Hyogo Prefectural Amagasaki Hospital, Hyogo, Japan
Endocrine 19:127-30. 2002..Here we report a case of insulinoma masquerading as hysteria, whose final diagnosis could be made using high-dose calcium stimulation test...
- Polar hysteria: an expression of hypervitaminosis AJames O'Donnell
Department of Pharmacology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Am J Ther 11:507-16. 2004....
- [Neuroborreliosis or borrelia hysteria. This case becomes a nightmare!]Elisabeth Aberer
Universitatsklinik, für Dermatologie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenmbrugger Platz 8, A 8036 Graz, Osterreich
MMW Fortschr Med 148:8. 2006
- Eliot Slater's myth of the non-existence of hysteriaJon Stone
School of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Crewe Road, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, Scotland, UK
J R Soc Med 98:547-8. 2005
- The mirror neuron system may play a role in the pathogenesis of mass hysteriaYao Tung Lee
Department of Psychiatry, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
Med Hypotheses 74:244-5. 2010Mass hysteria or collective hysteria usually begins when an individual shows a hysteric manifestation in front of others in the same group who later contagiously acquire the same symptoms...
- Is hysteria still prevailing? A retrospective study of sociodemographic and clinical characteristicsA Jain
Department of Psychiatry, SP Meidcal College, Bikaner 332 004
Indian J Med Sci 54:395-7. 2000..Fits of unconsciousness and aphonia were the commonest presentation in female and male patients respectively. Duration of stay was 2-3 days and most of the patient responded well to different treatment modalities...
- Relationship between semiology of psychogenic nonepileptic seizures and Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory profileNathan M Griffith
Department of Psychology, Cincinnati, OH, USA
Epilepsy Behav 11:105-11. 2007..We found significant differences in mean scores on MMPI-2 clinical scales 1 (Hypochondriasis) and 3 (Hysteria) and Harris-Lingoes subscales D5 (Brooding) and Sc5 (Lack of Ego Mastery, Defective Inhibition) across PNES ..
- Yawning?Francis Schiller
Department of the History of the Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
J Hist Neurosci 11:392-401. 2002..with the encephalitis lethargica in the 1920s, with 'spasmodic yawning,' with epilepsy, not to speak of hysteria. As to boredom or its stimulus, a 40-page dissertation survives from the court of Frederick the Great of the 18th ..
- HysteriaL S Illis
Spinal Cord 40:311-2. 2002
- Essay Review. [Review of Lerner, Paul. Hysterical Men: War, Psychiatry and the Politics of Trauma in Germany, 1890-1930. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 2003]Simon Wessely
King s Centre for Military Health Research, King s College London E mail
Hist Psychiatry 15:489-94. 2004
- [La donna é mobile--the hysteria diagnosis in Norway in the 19th century]Hilde Bondevik
Senter for kvinne og kjønnsforskning Postboks 1040 Blindern 0315 Oslo
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:3254-8. 2007The last half of the 19 th century has been described as "the golden age of hysteria"...
- Follow-up study of hysterical psychosis, reactive/psychogenic psychosis, and schizophreniaJ Modestin
Psychiatric University Hospital, , Switzerland
Compr Psychiatry 42:51-6. 2001..The symptomatology and clinical presentation of nonaffective functional psychoses at first admission do not allow any prognostic longer-term forecast, and the initial differences between individual psychoses tend to disappear over time...
- Mass sociogenic illnessErica Weir
CMAJ 172:36. 2005
- Personality type of the glaucoma patientMichele C Lim
Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
J Glaucoma 16:649-54. 2007..To characterize the personality profile of glaucoma subjects...
- Pierre Janet and Félida Artificielle: multiple personality in a nineteenth-century guiseEdward M Brown
Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
J Hist Behav Sci 39:279-88. 2003..Pierre Janet's detailed description of his discovery, made during the 1880s, that he could cure hysteria by creating a healthy second personality offers a close look at a form of multiple personalities very different ..
- A reconceptualization of the somatoform disordersRussell Noyes
Dept of Psychiatry, Carver College of Medicine, IA City, IA, USA
Psychosomatics 49:14-22. 2008..This formulation is based on the interpersonal model of somatization. The authors propose testing of this conceptualization and indicate how this might be done...
- [Deliria of metamorphosis]Jackie Pigeaud
Universite de Nantes, Institut Universitaire de France, 2, chemin de la Berthelotière, F 44700 Orvault
Gesnerus 63:73-89. 2006..The present article uses their studies of hypochondria as a male form of hysteria to show their similarities and differences...
- Pseudoseizures and hysterical stridorKenneth R Kaufman
Department of Psychiatry, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 125 Paterson Street Suite 2200, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
Epilepsy Behav 5:269-72. 2004..This case represents the first instance of reported pseudoseizures in a patient with hysterical stridor secondary to childhood sexual abuse...
- Existential analysis and psychoanalysis: specific differences and personal relationship between Ludwig Binswanger and Sigmund FreudKarl Ernst Bühler
Julius Maximilians Universitat Wurzburg, Germany
Am J Psychother 58:34-50. 2004....
- Mass sociogenic illness--real and imaginaryC R Doyle
Pittsburgh Poison Center, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, DL45 PUH, 200 Lothrop Street, University of Pittsburgh Schools of Pharmacy and Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Vet Hum Toxicol 46:93-5. 2004..When clusters of unexplained illness occur, a sociogenic etiology should be considered in the differential diagnosis. As fears about bioterrorism increase, the frequency of such incidents and the anxiety generated may increase...
- Ictal stuttering: a sign suggestive of psychogenic nonepileptic seizuresD G Vossler
Epilepsy Center and Clinical Neurophysiology Laboratories, Swedish Neuroscience Institute, 801 Broadway 901, Seattle, WA 98122, USA
Neurology 63:516-9. 2004..To determine if ictal stuttering (IS) is more common among patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES) than patients with epileptic seizures (ES)...
- Silas Weir Mitchell and the "rest cure"J M S Pearce
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:381. 2004
- Can the MMPI-2 discriminate between mild-moderate TBI and other neurologic and psychiatric populations?Jessica Foley
Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33304, USA
Int J Neurosci 116:1377-89. 2006..Psychiatric group means were significantly higher than AD group means for scales Hypochondriasis, Depression, and Hysteria at an alpha of .01...
- Sigmund Freud, 1856-1939Glen O Gabbard
Department of Psychiatry, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Am J Psychiatry 161:232. 2004
- Charcot and art: from a hobby to scienceJulien Bogousslavsky
Department of Neurology, University Hospital, CH 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
Eur Neurol 51:78-83. 2004..his thorough study of artistic representations of "possessed states", which allowed him to refine his work on hysteria. The artist and the scientist are two unique facets of Charcot, whose permanent coexistence help to understand ..
- MMPI-2 validity, clinical and content scales, and the Fake Bad Scale for personal injury litigants claiming idiopathic environmental intoleranceHerman Staudenmayer
Behavioral Medicine Clinic, Denver, CO, USA
J Psychosom Res 62:61-72. 2007..Idiopathic environmental intolerance (IEI) is a descriptor for nonspecific complaints that are attributed to environmental exposure...
- [Psychosomatic approach of vulvodynia]S G Consoli
Gynecol Obstet Fertil 31:948-53. 2003..It is fundamental that the doctors recognize these conditions in order to avoid the relational pitfalls, which would hinder the diagnostic and therapeutic approach...
- Psychosomatic medicine: the divergent legacies of Freud and JanetRichard M Gottlieb
Berkshire Psychoanalytic Institute, USA
J Am Psychoanal Assoc 51:857-81. 2003..Freud and Janet explained the physical symptoms of hysteria using radically different models of the mind...
- Hysteria and catatonia as motor disorders in historical contextEdward Shorter
Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, 88 College Street, Room 207, Toronto, Canada M5G 1L4
Hist Psychiatry 17:461-8. 2006It is difficult to imagine motor symptoms in psychiatry as different as hysteria and catatonia...
- Psychogenic nonepileptic seizures: answers and questionsMarkus Reuber
Academic Neurology Unit, University of Sheffield Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire S10 2JF, UK
Epilepsy Behav 12:622-35. 2008..In contrast, subjective seizure manifestations and the biographic or clinical context in which they occur have been relatively neglected...
- Seeing is believing? The form and substance of French medical debates over LourdesJason Szabo
McGill AIDS Center of the Montreal General Hospital, Quebec, Canada
Bull Hist Med 76:199-230. 2002....
- The emergence of multiple sclerosis, 1870-1950: a puzzle of historical epidemiologyColin Lee Talley
College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
Perspect Biol Med 48:383-95. 2005..Significant numbers of patients with MS had been misdiagnosed with other diseases such as hysteria and neurosyphilis; over time, they were increasingly diagnosed correctly.
- Hysterical symptoms of ciguatera fish poisoning: a possible explanation for some of the complex and varied symptomologyErnest H Williams
Psychosom Med 70:384-5. 2008
- [Stigmatisation and absence of nutrition in the case of Therese Neumann (1898-1962)]O Seidl
Psychiatrische Klinik der Ludwig Maximilians Universität, Nussbaumstrasse 7, 80336 Munchen
Nervenarzt 79:836-43. 2008..Society of the Netherlands (1928) Seidl had no doubt of the authenticity of these phenomena, and he diagnosed hysteria. While under surveillance by four nuns for 14 days, Neumann exhibited no intake of nourishment; weight ..
- [Babinski's legacy]Jacques Philippon
Bull Acad Natl Med 191:1319-27; discussion 1327. 2007..But he was also a therapist, moving from palliative treatment to give a great impulse in the development of French Neurosurgery...
- A clinical lesson at the SalpêtrièreJames C Harris
Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:470-2. 2005
- The rise and fall of Erichsen's disease (railroad spine)T Keller
Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis East Bay, Oakland, USA
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 21:1597-601. 1996....
- [Babinski and hysteria]Jean Francois Allilaire
Bull Acad Natl Med 191:1329-39; discussion 1340-1. 2007..He disagreed with Charcot's theatrical interpretation of hysteria and made a subtle distinction between Suggestion and Persuasion, thereby differentiating Hysteria from Pithiatism...
- Low back pain and illness behavior (inappropriate, maladaptive, or abnormal)I Pilowsky
Pain Service, Royal Adelaide Hospital, South Australia
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 20:1522-4. 1995Patients with low back pain without a sufficient physical cause attract labels such as "hysteria" and "hypochondriasis," often on the basis of exclusion...
- Redefining epidemic hysteria: an example from SwedenR E Bartholomew
Department of Anthropology and Sociology, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Acta Psychiatr Scand 88:178-82. 1993FranÃ§ois Sirois' influential paradigm for diagnosing episodes of epidemic hysteria is discussed...
- Psychiatric aspects of acute pandysautonomiaF Okada
Health Administration Center, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 240:134-5. 1990..Psychiatric symptoms arise from their autonomic nervous dysfunction and show emotional instabilities which are often regarded as hysterical overacting...
- Formal psychological testing in patients with paradoxical vocal fold dysfunctionOmar F Husein
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
Laryngoscope 118:740-7. 2008..The purpose of this study was to elucidate the psychological profiles of patients newly diagnosed with PVFD using psychometrically-sound psychological assessment instruments...
- Mass psychogenic illness following tetanus-diphtheria toxoid vaccination in JordanS Kharabsheh
Primary Health Care, Ministry of Health, Amman, Jordan
Bull World Health Organ 79:764-70. 2001..Indeed they may be unaware that such events have been recorded before. The lessons learned from this incident in Jordan may help other immunization programme managers to handle crisis situations elsewhere...
- Posttraumatic stress disorder part I: historical development of the conceptG C Lasiuk
Faculty of Nursing, 3rd Floor Clinical Sciences Building, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2G3, Canada
Perspect Psychiatr Care 42:13-20. 2006..Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a significant health problem, characterized by high rates of chronicity and comorbidity...
- HysteriaStephen W Brown
J R Soc Med 99:53. 2006
- Does personality at college entry predict number of reported pain conditions at mid-life? A longitudinal studyKatherine L Applegate
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27708, USA
J Pain 6:92-7. 2005..Among male participants, elevations of Scales 1 (Hypochondriasis), 3 (Hysteria), and 5 (Masculinity/Femininity) predicted increases in number of chronic pain conditions at follow-up...
- O Anna: being Bertha Pappenheim--historiography and biographyRobert Kaplan
The Liaison Clinic, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
Australas Psychiatry 12:62-8. 2004..To review the famous case of Anna O. (the index case of psychoanalysis) as seen by each generation, in the light of current knowledge and thinking...
- [Saint Orosia's convulsionaries]S Gimenez-Roldan
Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, Madrid
Neurologia 20:100-3. 2005Annual outbreaks of mass motor hysteria have been observed in the past during some religious celebrations...
- Hysteria and mourning--a psychosomatic caseJonathan Sklar
British Psychoanalytical Society, UK
J Am Acad Psychoanal Dyn Psychiatry 36:89-102. 2008Freud early in the history of analysis viewed hysteria in relation to trauma. This became a subject of great interest to Ferenczi particularly in his clinical activities in trying to find the balance between fantasy and trauma...
- False assumptions about psychopathology, hysteria and the MMPI-2 Restructured Clinical ScalesRobert M Gordon
Psychol Rep 98:870-2. 2006..be the case for some unitary symptoms such as anxiety or anger, but not for complex diagnostic conditions such as Hysteria, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, and Borderline Personality Disorder...
- Why conversion seizures should be classified as a dissociative disorderElizabeth S Bowman
Indiana University Epilepsy Clinic, University Hospital, 550 N University Boulevard, Ste 1711, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Psychiatr Clin North Am 29:185-211, x. 2006
- [The Paris magician (Jean Martin Charcot 1825-1893 1. Multiple scientific talents]W Keitel
Z Rheumatol 63:504-9. 2004
- The patient's revengeDavid Cohen
New Sci 173:47. 2002
- Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory profiles in persons with or without low back pain. A 20-year follow-up studyF R Hansen
Department of Rheumatology, Copenhagen Municipality Hospital, Denmark
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 20:2716-20. 1995..A general health survey including a cross-sectional study of 404 men and women aged 50 years who underwent follow-up evaluation at ages 60 and 70 years...
- Study of psychopathology in patients with chronic non-lesional epilepsy: a Minnesota multiphasic personality inventory profile controlled studyP J Modrego
Unidad de Neurologia, Hospital del INSALUD de Alcañiz, Alcaniz, Espana
Eur Neurol 48:80-6. 2002..These disorders are not evaluated in a systematic manner in patients with non-lesional epilepsy, so they could be underestimated. The objective is to evaluate personality disorders in patients with non-lesional epilepsy...
- Formulations of dietary supplements and herbal extracts for relaxation and anxiolytic action: RelarianBenjamin S Weeks
Department of Biology, Adelphi University, Garden City, NY 11530, USA
Med Sci Monit 15:RA256-62. 2009..Dried passion flower (genus Passiflora) is reported to reduce insomnia and hysteria. Skullcap (genus Scutellaria), hops (Humulus lupulus), lemon balm (Melissa officinalis) and Valerian (Valeriana ..
- Medication-overuse headache and personality: a controlled study by means of the MMPI-2Grazia Sances
Headache Unit, IRCCS C Mondino Institute of Neurology Foundation, Pavia, Italy
Headache 50:198-209. 2010....
- Patient-handling skill, back injuries, and back pain. An intervention study in nursingT Videman
Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 14:148-56. 1989..High score on the hysteria scale of Middlesex Hospital Questionnaire was a risk indicator for all kinds of back pain...
- Personality trait risk factors for attempted suicide among young women with eating disordersG Youssef
Service Universitaire de Psychiatrie de l Enfant et de l Adolescen, Lausanne, Switzerland
Eur Psychiatry 19:131-9. 2004....
- [Syncope in children and adolescents]Andrzej Rudzinski
Klinika Kardiologii Dzieciecej, Uniwersytet Jagielloński Collegium Medicum w Krakowie
Przegl Lek 64:76-9. 2007..Differential diagnosis should also include pseudo-syncope (hysteria)...
- The psychological aspects of patients with delayed sleep phase syndrome (DSPS)Masako Shirayama
Department of Psychiatry, National Center Hospital for Mental, Nervous and Muscular Disorders, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Kodaira, Japan
Sleep Med 4:427-33. 2003..The current study attempts to define the psychological features of patients with delayed sleep-phase syndrome (DSPS)...
- Factors influencing subjective sleepiness in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndromeKenichi Hayashida
Department of Psychiatry, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 61:558-63. 2007..analysis showed that age had a negative association with ESS score, while BMI, AHI, SDS, hypochondriasis (Hs), hysteria, psychopathic deviant, psychasthenia, schizophrenia and hypomania on the MMPI had a positive association with ESS ..
- Discographic pain report. Influence of psychological factorsA R Block
Texas Back Institute Research Foundation, Plano, USA
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 21:334-8. 1996..RESULTS: The mean scores on the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory hypochondriasis and hysteria scales were significantly greater for patients reporting reproduction of clinical pain than for patients not ..
- MMPI correlates of sleep and respiratory disturbance in obstructive sleep apneaJ E Aikens
University of Chicago, USA
Sleep 22:362-9. 1999..8 elevations), with Depression (D) elevated for 32%, Hypochondriasis (Hs) for 30%, and Hysteria (Hy) for 21%...
- Psychological complications of patients with Gaucher diseaseW Packman
Pacific Graduate School of Psychology, 935 E Meadow Drive, Palo Alto, CA 94303, USA
J Inherit Metab Dis 29:99-105. 2006..higher than the MMPI-2 normative sample on MMPI-2 scales of Validity (K), Hypochondriasis (Hs), Depression (D), Hysteria (Hy), Psychasthenia (Pt) and Schizophrenia (Sc)...
- Does the MMPI predict chemonucleolysis outcome?L Herron
Central Coast Spine Institute, San Luis Obispo, California
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 13:84-8. 1988..groups differed preoperatively on the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI) Hypochondriasis (Hs), Hysteria (Hy), Psychopathic Deviate (Pd), Paranoia (Pa), Hypomania (Ma), and Social Introversion (Si) scales...
- [A case of late-onset carbamoyl phosphate synthetase I deficiency, presenting periodic psychotic episodes coinciding with menstrual periods]Y Wakutani
Department of Neurology, Institute of Neurological Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University
Rinsho Shinkeigaku 41:780-5. 2001..Her mental status was estimated as normal in her intermenstrual period. She had been diagnosed as having hysteria and premenstrual syndrome. Her neurological findings on admission showed deep coma and hypotonic tetraparesis...
- Psychiatric comorbidity in a population of outpatients affected by tinnitusE Marciano
Department of Neurosciences and Behavioural Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
Int J Audiol 42:4-9. 2003..The findings of the examination via MMPI show a high percentage of depression, hysteria, and hypochondria...
- [From the seduction theory to the oedipus complex]Bernardo Alvarez Lince
Sociedad Colombiana de Psicoanálisis
Vertex 16:386-97. 2005..Freud began to talk about the effects of the seduction in the clinical history of Katherine, (Studies on Hysteria, 1893 - 1895)...
- Psychogenic tremor: long-term outcomeJoseph Jankovic
Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
CNS Spectr 11:501-8. 2006Psychogenic disorders, also referred to as somatoform, conversion, somatization, hysteria, and medically unexplained symptoms, are among the most challenging disorders to diagnose and treat...
- Inverse correlation between morning plasma cortisol levels and MMPI psychasthenia and depression scale scores in victims of mobbing with adjustment disordersAntonio Rocco
Department of Internal Medicine, II Faculty of Medicine, La Sapienza, University of Rome, Rome, Italy
Neuro Endocrinol Lett 28:610-3. 2007..We investigated the association between HPA activity and psychological profiles in mobbing, using a multidisciplinary approach...
- Dissociative disordersJohn F Kihlstrom
Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 1650, USA
Annu Rev Clin Psychol 1:227-53. 2005..disorder), and depersonalization disorder, were once classified, along with conversion disorder, as forms of hysteria. The 1970s witnessed an "epidemic" of dissociative disorder, particularly DID, which may have reflected ..
- MMPI-2 scores in the outcome prediction of gastric bypass surgeryWilliam T Tsushima
Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Straub Clinic Hospital, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
Obes Surg 14:528-32. 2004..This investigation was designed to evaluate the predictive validity of the MMPI-2 with respect to outcome of RYGBP for morbid obesity...
- Effect of Sapindus trifoliatus on hyperalgesic in vivo migraine modelsD K Arulmozhi
New Chemical Entity Research, Lupin Research Park, Village Nande, Taluk Mulshi, Pune, Maharashtra, India
Braz J Med Biol Res 38:469-75. 2005..A thick aqueous solution of the pericarp is used for the treatment of hemicrania, hysteria or epilepsy in folklore medicine...
- Charcot revisited: the case of Bruegel's choreaGenevieve Aubert
Department of Neurology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Avenue Hippocrate 10, B 1200 Brussels, Belgium
Arch Neurol 62:155-61. 2005..on a 19th century engraving declared by Charcot to depict St Vitus' dance or chorea germanorum, a form of mass hysteria. A search through the art history literature did not find chorea or St Vitus' dance as a subject of any of ..
- MMPI changes associated with therapeutic intervention: a migraine control studyA Y Fan
Department of Acute and Intractable Diseases, Chinese Medicine Institute, Nanjing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Pharmacy, Peoples Republic of China
Headache 39:581-5. 1999..group with migraine had significantly higher scores on subtests of neuroticism (hypochondriasis, depression, hysteria) and schizophrenia...
- Plasma catecholamines, serotonin and their metabolites and beta-endorphin of winter swimmers during one winter. Possible correlations to psychological traitsJorma Hirvonen
Department of Forensic, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
Int J Circumpolar Health 61:363-72. 2002..Humoral results were compared to psychological traits recorded at the time of the three blood samplings...
- Criterion contamination of depression scales in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: the need for interpretation of patient questionnaires (as all clinical measures) in the context of all information about the patientTheodore Pincus
Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York University School of Medicine, 301 East 17th Street, Room 1608, New York, NY 10003, USA
Rheum Dis Clin North Am 35:861-4, xi-xii. 2009..Several reports have indicated tendencies toward hypochondriasis, depression, and/or hysteria on the MMPI, and tendencies toward depression on the original BDI and CES-D...
- Minor stressful life events (daily hassles) in chronic primary headache: relationship with MMPI personality patternsG De Benedittis
Pain Research and Treatment Unit, University of Milan, Italy
Headache 32:330-4. 1992..headache patients reported higher MMPI scores on scales 1, Hypochondriasis (somatic concern), scale 3, Hysteria (denial) and scale 7, Psychasthenia (anxiety), but not on scale 2 (Depression), than migrainous patients...
- The "incompatible idea" revisited: the oft-invisible ego-ideal and shame dynamicsMelvin R Lansky
Am J Psychoanal 63:365-76. 2003..deployment of defense goes back to Freud's conceptualization of the "incompatible idea" put forward in Studies on Hysteria. In this view, consciousness itself, insofar as it gives rise to painful affect resulting from conflict with the ..
- Stability of psychological impairment: two year follow-up of former microelectronics workers' affective and personality disturbanceR M Bowler
Environmental and Occupational Health Clinic, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California
Women Health 18:27-48. 1992..greater than 70) on the MMPI clinical scales of schizophrenia, hypochondriasis, psychasthenia, depression and hysteria. For most scales, 86-88 mean score differences did not attain the 0...
- To speak in tongues: language, diversity and psychoanalysisAngela Connolly
J Anal Psychol 47:359-82. 2002..The paper ends with a clinical vignette which illustrates the role that language can play in hysteria. In hysteria the dissociation between body and psyche is accompanied by a dissociation inside language itself, ..
- [Neurological diseases in late 19th century Taiwan--medical reports of the Chinese Imperial Maritime Customs]Nai Shin Chu
Department of Neurology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou Medical Center, Taoyuan, Taiwan
Acta Neurol Taiwan 14:221-33. 2005..further show that common neurological diseases were leprosy, opium smoking, syphilitic dementia (GPI), paralysis, hysteria, neuralgia, epilepsy, mania, sciatica, meningitis and ataxia...
- Strategies used by dentists in Victoria, Australia, to manage children with anxiety or behavior problemsF A Wright
School of Dental Science, University of Melbourne
ASDC J Dent Child 58:223-8. 1991..contrast to North American studies, few of the Australian dentists used the Hand-Over-Mouth technique to control hysteria. Australian dentists appeared to rely more frequently than their North American colleagues on setting shorter ..
- Burning mouth syndrome and personality profilesE Merigo
Department of ENT, Dental Ophthalmological and Cervicofacial Sciences, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
Minerva Stomatol 56:159-67. 2007....
- Hidden shameMelvin R Lansky
Los Angeles Psychoanalytic Institute, USA
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Department of Neurology, Teikyo University School of Medicine, 2 11 1 Kaga, Itabashi ku, Tokyo 173 8606, Japan
Brain Nerve 59:241-50. 2007..compound muscle action potential of a weak muscle is an important clue to the diagnosis, when central (hysteria or pyramidal weakness) and neurogenic (acute neuro-axonopathy or conduction block) pathology can be ..
- Should conversion disorder be reclassified as a dissociative disorder in DSM V?Richard J Brown
School of Psychological Sciences, Academic Division of Clinical Psychology, University of Manchester, 2nd Floor, Zochonis Building, Brunswick Street, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
Psychosomatics 48:369-78. 2007Pseudoneurological symptoms (i.e., conversion disorder), historically subsumed within the "hysteria" concept alongside phenomena such as psychogenic amnesia and multiple personality disorder, have been classified as somatoform disorders ..
- [Psychogenic disorders: concepts, terminology and classification]M Arias
Seccion de Neurologia, Hospital de Conxo, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Santiago de Compostela, La Coruna
Neurologia 19:377-85. 2004..Special emphasis is placed on conversion or hysteria, included in somatoform disorders. New findings in functional neuroimaging are analyzed...
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