Symptoms of a conversion disorder include the loss of one or more bodily functions, such as:
Diagnostic testing does not find any physical cause for the symptoms.
Common signs of conversion disorder include:
Your doctor will do a physical examination, and possibly diagnostic tests, to rule out physical causes for the symptom.
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