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What is functional paresis?
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Neurology 52 years experience
Terminology: The term functional is sort of slang for "non-organic" and paresis refers to weakness, so the combination suggests non-neurological or untrue weakness and implies an underlying psychological or psychiatric causation.
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Last updated Mar 31, 2013
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