Functional neurological symptom disorder also called conversion disorder is a complex condition where patients experience physical neurological symptoms but without a clear structural problem.

Functional neurological symptom disorder is within the dsm 5 chapter on somatic symptom and related disorders but is distinct from somatic symptom disorder patients with a functional neurological disorder have symptoms of altered voluntary motor cognitive or sensory function that are not compatible with any recognized neurological condition.

Overview functional neurologic disorders mdash a newer and broader term that includes what some people call conversion disorder mdash feature nervous system neurological symptoms that cant be explained by a neurological disease or other medical condition.

Diagnostic criteria in the dsm 5 your doctor may compare your symptoms to the criteria for diagnosis in the diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders dsm 5 published by the american psychiatric association dsm 5 lists these criteria for conversion disorder functional neurological symptom disorder.

Conversion disorder also known as functional neurological symptom disorder occurs when a person experiences neurological symptoms symptoms of the nervous system not attributable to any medical condition the symptoms are real and not imaginary and they can affect motor functions and your senses.

Somatic symptom disorder ssd is a recently defined diagnosis in the diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders fifth edition dsm 5 it is the manifestation of one or more physical symptoms accompanied by excessive thoughts emotion and or behavior related to the symptom which causes significant distress and or dysfunction these symptoms.

Conversion disorder functional neurological symptom disorder with abnormal movement f44 4 conversion disorder functional neurological symptom disorder with anesthesia or sensory loss.

Conversion disorder functional neurological symptom disorder with anesthesia or sensory loss f44 5 conversion disorder functional neurological symptom disorder with attacks or seizures f44 7 conversion disorder functional neurological symptom disorder with mixed symptoms f44 6.

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Functional gait disorders are both common and disabling depending on the clinical setting 2 ndash 20 of patients referred to movement disorders outpatient clinics have a functional movement disorder 1 and 40 of these patients have gait abnormalities without a structural lesion 2 3 it is important to timely recognize the features of a functional gait as.

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Conversion disorder functional neurological symptom disorder with anesthesia or sensory loss f44 5 conversion disorder functional neurological symptom disorder with attacks or seizures f44 7 conversion disorder functional neurological symptom disorder with mixed symptoms f44 6.

Oppositional defiant disorder odd is defined by aggressiveness and a tendency to purposefully bother and irritate others while it is true that anybody can be aggressive and irritating from time to time to be diagnosed as odd a person must display a pattern of negativistic hostile and defiant behavior lasting at least six months.