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Münchäusen

Baron traveler grossly embellishes his experiences. [Ger. Lit.: Harvey, 565]
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NASH HAD MUNCHAUSEN BY PROXY, WHICH AFFECTED THE COURSE OF HER SON'S TREATMENT.
Recovery from Munchausen syndrome is rarely reported.
The Munchausen syndrome: Baron von Munchhausen has taken a bum rap.
Affected patients seek to simulate true medical illness, whether their wounds are self-inflected, as in Munchausen syndrome, or the parent inflicts them on a child, as in Munchausen syndrome by proxy.
Epidemiology of Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy, Non-accidental Poisoning, and Non-accidental Suffocation," Archives of Diseases in Childhood 75 (1996): 57-61.
Munchausen syndrome was named after an 18th century dignitary named Baron von Munchausen who was known for telling exaggerated stories.
Feigning cardiac disease is particularly attractive to people with Munchausen syndrome, the psychiatric disorder in which patients seek invasive medical care for faked signs and symptoms of serious illness.
According to press materials, the fragmented heroine is Sally Salt from Rudolf Erich Raspe's Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1785), imagined here as Genene Jones, a pediatric nurse convicted in 1984 of murdering her charges.
The September issue of the magazine carried stories on: competency because of brain damage in a murder case; victims, the effects of Post-Traumatic Stress Syndrome and the ability to testify; termination of parental rights; using a physical stroke (transient ischemic attack) as a defense for theft; the denial of John Hinckley's release petition; and, court recognition of Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy.
LOSING THE LIGHT-Terry Gilliam & The Munchausen Saga by Andrew Yule (Applause, 247 p.
2004 in conjunction with A* 101 paragraph 2 of the ARC :Line bundle LMR-Nord:- Regional line 482: Munchausen - Marburg (Lahn)- Local line MR-61: Weather - Mellnau - Marburg (Lahn)- Local line MR-62: Munchausen - Wollmar - Simtshausen - Munchausen,- Local line MR-63: Coelbe - Weather,- Local line MR-65: Weather - Treisbach - Biedenkopf,- Local line MR-68: Lahn - weather.
Bryan Singer's funny fairytale is Jabberwocky on a Baron Munchausen budget.