Medically Unexplained Symptoms

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UK sources of information and / or support

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[url=http://www.rcpsych.ac.uk/mentalhealthinfo/mentalhealthandgrowingup/medicallyunexplainedsymptoms.aspx]Medically unexplained symptoms [/url]

Information from the Royal College of Psychiatrists.

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[url=http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2386650/]Medically unexplained symptoms [/url]

An article published by the British Medical Journal aimed at doctors but of interest to all.

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[url=http://www.iapt.nhs.uk/special-interests/medically-unexplained-symptoms]Medically unexplained symptoms [/url]

Information from The Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) programme.

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[url=http://www.nmhdu.org.uk/silo/files/guidance-for-health-professionals-on-medically-unexplained-symptoms-mus.pdf]Medically unexplained symptoms [/url]

Guidance for professionals but may be of interest to all.


Further sources / more detailed information

Some non-UK sites

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More detailed medical information

The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.

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