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Psychophysiologic aspects of denial in pregnancy: case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6853454     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A pregnant patient who presented with physiologic as well as psychologic denial throughout the course of pregnancy is described. Despite the intensity of her defensive system, the patient was able to function adequately in all other areas of her life before, during, and after the pregnancy. This case illustrates the need for pregnancy testing in any female of childbearing age who ceases menses.
K K Milstein; P S Milstein
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of clinical psychiatry     Volume:  44     ISSN:  0160-6689     ISO Abbreviation:  J Clin Psychiatry     Publication Date:  1983 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1983-07-08     Completed Date:  1983-07-08     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7801243     Medline TA:  J Clin Psychiatry     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  189-90     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Denial (Psychology)*
Personality Disorders / psychology
Postpartum Period
Pregnancy Complications / psychology*
Psychotic Disorders / psychology*

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