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I am somewhat of a hypochondriac. I can never tell if im in serious trouble and need to go the hospital. How do you know if something is serious?

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Dr. Arthur Hoffman
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Treat cause of this

As calmly as possible, this medical affliction should be thoroughly evaluated by very competent physician.
!st, a humanistic psychiatrist, i.e., you feel as comfortable, then confident given this difficulty. This will be your med protector and guide. An evaluation customized for youy, e.g., 1st meetings(s) may be tele, as comfy as your miked or skyped comp., let's begin?

In brief: Treat cause of this

As calmly as possible, this medical affliction should be thoroughly evaluated by very competent physician.
!st, a humanistic psychiatrist, i.e., you feel as comfortable, then confident given this difficulty. This will be your med protector and guide. An evaluation customized for youy, e.g., 1st meetings(s) may be tele, as comfy as your miked or skyped comp., let's begin?
Dr. Arthur Hoffman
Dr. Arthur Hoffman
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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: HYPOCHONDRIAC

It is very difficult to find if some one who is always pretending to be sick and is always running to doctors and er, and nothing is found and gets real acute sickness, and then the family and the doctors do not really think seriously about the new developed sichness.
But if you have serious symptoms you have to shout out that it is some thing really which needs attention and seek treatment.

In brief: HYPOCHONDRIAC

It is very difficult to find if some one who is always pretending to be sick and is always running to doctors and er, and nothing is found and gets real acute sickness, and then the family and the doctors do not really think seriously about the new developed sichness.
But if you have serious symptoms you have to shout out that it is some thing really which needs attention and seek treatment.
Dr. Yash Khanna
Dr. Yash Khanna
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