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What are the symptoms of conversion disorder?

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Conversion disorder symptoms most commonly look like issues involving your nervous system (brain, spinal cord, or other nerves). These include:

  • Uncontrollable movements
  • Tunnel vision or blindness
  • Loss of smell or speech
  • Numbness or paralysis

From: What Is Conversion Disorder? WebMD Medical Reference

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Medline Plus: “Conversion Disorder.”

National Organization for Rare Diseases: “Conversion Disorder.”

May Clinic Disease and Conditions: “Conversion Disorder.” o

National Center for Advancing Transitional Sciences, Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center: “Conversion Disorder.”

Reviewed by Nayana Ambardekar on November 11, 2018

SOURCES:

Medline Plus: “Conversion Disorder.”

National Organization for Rare Diseases: “Conversion Disorder.”

May Clinic Disease and Conditions: “Conversion Disorder.” o

National Center for Advancing Transitional Sciences, Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center: “Conversion Disorder.”

Reviewed by Nayana Ambardekar on November 11, 2018

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