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What is the name of the disorder where mothers hurt their children on purpose for attention?

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Dr. Danny Proffitt
Family Medicine
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In brief: Munchausen by Proxy

Munchausen by proxy.

In brief: Munchausen by Proxy

Munchausen by proxy.
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