A 41-year-old member asked:
what are the key signs of munchausen by proxy syndrome?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Tanya Russo answered
24 years experience Pediatrics
When a mother:: ●Intentionally produces feigned physical or psychological signs or symptoms ●Presents illness behavior reflecting a wish to assume the sick role ●Confronts physicians with self-induced symptoms or disease ●Lacks of external incentives for the behavior (eg, economic gain, avoiding legal responsibility, or improving general wellbeing)
Answered on Jul 6, 2014
People also searched for:
Connect by text or video with a U.S. board-certified doctor now — wait time is less than 1 minute!