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Can somatic symptom disorder be prevented?

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There is no known way to prevent somatic symptom disorder. But providing the person an understanding and supportive environment might lessen the severity of the symptoms and help him better manage the disorder.

From: Somatic Symptom Disorder WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCE: Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed by Joseph Goldberg on February 9, 2017

SOURCE: Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed by Joseph Goldberg on February 9, 2017

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