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Can you tell me about some psychosomatic symptoms?

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Dr. Missid Ghanem
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Somatization=tendency to experience psychological distress in the form of physical symptoms.
Some psychosomatic symptoms that i see quite a bit in my practice include: high blood pressure, nausea, fatigue, lethargy, failure to thrive, headaches, back pain, neck pain, diarrhea, constipation, chest pain, shortness of breath, insomnia, abdominal pain, numbness, impotence, weight loss, no appetite...

In brief: See below...

Somatization=tendency to experience psychological distress in the form of physical symptoms.
Some psychosomatic symptoms that i see quite a bit in my practice include: high blood pressure, nausea, fatigue, lethargy, failure to thrive, headaches, back pain, neck pain, diarrhea, constipation, chest pain, shortness of breath, insomnia, abdominal pain, numbness, impotence, weight loss, no appetite...
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