After baffling doctors there is a diagnosis. A condition called Conversion Disorder.
"This is subconscious, they're unaware of what they're doing," explained Dr. McVige
Which makes Conversion Disorder very complicated to diagnose and treat.
The disorder is caused solely by psychological factors, not a neurological or other medical condition.
"What it is...is maybe stressors, things that are uncomfortable events in your life mount up inside and kind of manifest itself in a physical manner," continued McVige.
12 girls at one highschool all get the same illness and they are calling it hysterical? I am not a medical expert, but it appears to be environmental to me. Maybe it's even food-bourne?
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Several of them are now being homeschooled.
I wonder if this can't be somehow related to a disorder called PANDAS
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