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What is Somatic Symptom Disorder?

IntroductionDefinition in the DSM-5Diagnostic CriteriaEpidemiologyEtiologyPathophysiologyTreatment and PrognosisReferencesFurther Reading Somatic symptom disorder is defined as mental health disorders that are characterized

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What is Amniocentesis?

Amniocentesis describes the extraction of amniotic fluid through the abdominal wall (i.e., through a transabdominal approach with ultrasound guidance). This