CONVERSION SEIZURE, CONVERSION PARALYSIS

a psychogenic disorder wherein there's a noticeable lack of functioning on behalf of the muscles of an appendage or bodily part and wherein no neurologic derivative can be found.

CONVERSION SEIZURE, CONVERSION PARALYSIS: "Tom and Jennifer struggled to grasp the concept that their child would forever face conversion paralysis."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CONVERSION SEIZURE, CONVERSION PARALYSIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/conversion-seizure-conversion-paralysis/ (accessed April 18, 2021).
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