Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

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Münchausen’s Syndrome in the Form of Factitious Vomiting in A Young Female

Babak Hemmatian Borojen 1 , * , Seyyed Mohammad Salar Zaheriany 2 , Nahid Hemmatian Borojeni 2 and Reza Bidaki 3
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1 Undergraduate Clinical Psychology student, Department of Psychology, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
2 Undergraduate Medical Student, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Associate Professor and Chief of Psychiatry service, Rafsanjan University of Medical Sciences, Rafsanjan, Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences: December 31, 2011, 5 (2); 146-49
  • Published Online: December 31, 2011
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: September 16, 2010
  • Revised: August 22, 2010
  • Accepted: September 19, 2011

To Cite: Hemmatian Borojen B, Salar Zaheriany S M, Borojeni N H, Bidaki R. Münchausen’s Syndrome in the Form of Factitious Vomiting in A Young Female, Iran J Psychiatry Behav Sci. 2011 ; 5(2):146-49.

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