What is somatic symptom disorder?
Somatic symptom disorder is a condition in which a person experiences persistent and distressing physical symptoms that cannot be easily explained by another medical condition. People with somatic symptom disorder are generally highly concerned and anxious about their health.
Author: Idan Ben-Barak
First answered: 17 Jul 2015
Last reviewed: 17 Oct 2018
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