Aliases & Classifications for Factitious Disorder

MalaCards integrated aliases for Factitious Disorder:

Name: Factitious Disorder 12 15
Munchausen Syndrome 12 71
Factitious Disorders 71
Münchausen Syndrome 74

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Disease Ontology 12 DOID:1766
ICD9CM 34 300.16
SNOMED-CT 67 430751001
UMLS 71 C0015480 C0015481 C0026785

Summaries for Factitious Disorder

Disease Ontology : 12 A disease of mental health where symptoms are deliberately produced, feigned or exaggerated in order to falsely demonstrate the presence of an illness.

MalaCards based summary : Factitious Disorder, also known as munchausen syndrome, is related to munchausen by proxy and diabetes mellitus, ketosis-prone, and has symptoms including nervousness An important gene associated with Factitious Disorder is INS (Insulin), and among its related pathways/superpathways are Aldosterone synthesis and secretion and Integration of energy metabolism. Affiliated tissues include skin, brain and kidney.

Wikipedia : 74 Factitious disorder imposed on self, also known as Munchausen syndrome, is a factitious disorder wherein... more...

Related Diseases for Factitious Disorder

Diseases related to Factitious Disorder via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 munchausen by proxy 31.2 KCNJ11 GCK ABCC8
2 diabetes mellitus, ketosis-prone 29.4 KCNJ11 INS ABCC8
3 insulinoma 29.1 INS GCK ABCC8
4 hyperinsulinism 29.1 KCNJ11 INS GCK ABCC8
5 hypoglycemia 29.0 KCNJ11 INS GCK ABCC8
6 maturity-onset diabetes of the young 28.8 KCNJ11 INS GCK ABCC8
7 hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia 28.8 KCNJ11 INS GCK ABCC8
8 body mass index quantitative trait locus 11 28.2 KCNJ11 INS GCK ABCC8
9 personality disorder 10.4
10 neurogenic arthropathy 10.2 PRDM12 INS
11 somatization disorder 10.2
12 sudden infant death syndrome 10.1
13 seizure disorder 10.1
14 major affective disorder 8 10.1
15 major affective disorder 9 10.1
16 physical disorder 10.1
17 substance abuse 10.1
18 bipolar disorder 10.1
19 somatoform disorder 10.1
20 pheochromocytoma 10.1
21 cystic fibrosis 10.1
22 deficiency anemia 10.1
23 adrenal gland pheochromocytoma 10.1
24 aortic dissection 10.1
25 iron deficiency anemia 10.1
26 diarrhea 10.1
27 iron metabolism disease 10.1
28 thiopental allergy 10.0 CPA4 CPA3
29 fanconi-bickel syndrome 10.0 INS ABCC8
30 wolfram syndrome 1 10.0 KCNJ11 INS
31 borderline personality disorder 10.0
32 avoidant personality disorder 10.0
33 conversion disorder 10.0
34 psychotic disorder 10.0
35 endophthalmitis 10.0
36 septic arthritis 10.0
37 otitis media 10.0
38 triiodothyronine receptor auxiliary protein 10.0
39 congenital hemidysplasia with ichthyosiform erythroderma and limb defects 10.0
40 cyanosis, transient neonatal 10.0
41 proteinuria, chronic benign 10.0
42 urolithiasis 10.0
43 urinary tract infection 10.0
44 neurogenic bladder 10.0
45 acute cystitis 10.0
46 status epilepticus 10.0
47 ischemia 10.0
48 cellulitis 10.0
49 neurotic disorder 10.0
50 paraplegia 10.0

Graphical network of the top 20 diseases related to Factitious Disorder:



Diseases related to Factitious Disorder

Symptoms & Phenotypes for Factitious Disorder

UMLS symptoms related to Factitious Disorder:


nervousness

Drugs & Therapeutics for Factitious Disorder

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Genetic Tests for Factitious Disorder

Anatomical Context for Factitious Disorder

MalaCards organs/tissues related to Factitious Disorder:

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Skin, Brain, Kidney, Eye, Breast, Spinal Cord, Colon

Publications for Factitious Disorder

Articles related to Factitious Disorder:

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# Title Authors PMID Year
1
Striving to Die: Medical, Legal, and Ethical Dilemmas Behind Factitious Disorder. 61
33585147 2021
2
[To pretend or to really suffer ? Questions from caregivers about the factitious disorder]. 61
33586374 2021
3
Factitious disorder of a 17-year-old female during COVID-19 pandemic. 61
33527607 2021
4
Loss of Consciousness in the Young Child. 61
33388850 2021
5
Munchausen Syndrome: Self-Inflicted Chronic Scalp Injury and Hints for Surgeons. 61
31577567 2021
6
Exendin-4-based imaging in endogenous hyperinsulinemic hypoglycaemia cohort: A tertiary Endocrine centre experience. 61
32716527 2020
7
Medical Child Abuse Hidden in Pediatric Settings: Detection and Intervention. 61
31602528 2020
8
A brain origin for factitious disorder (Munchausen's) with malingering? A single case with an old frontal lobe lesion. 61
33306455 2020
9
A Radical Reexamination of the Association Between Pathological Lying and Factitious Disorder. 61
33361173 2020
10
Factitious disorder with psychotic symptoms: A case report. 61
33271692 2020
11
Recurrent Mycobacterium chelonae Skin Infection Unmasked as Factitious Disorder Using Bacterial Whole Genome Sequence Analysis. 61
33204765 2020
12
Factitious Disorder (Munchausen Syndrome) in Plastic Surgery: A Systematic Review of 42 Cases. 61
32804718 2020
13
Munchausen syndrome in COVID-19: An unnoticed concern. 61
32961482 2020
14
Factitious disorder, presenting haemolacria in a Pakistani tribal illiterate female: A rare case report. 61
33241853 2020
15
A case report and literature review: Factitious disorder imposed on another and malingering by proxy. 61
32963646 2020
16
Incidence of the diagnosis of factitious disorders - Nationwide comparison study between Germany and Norway. 61
32524413 2020
17
Factitious Hypoglycaemia: A Case Report and Literature Review. 61
32890374 2020
18
Identification of chloramphenicol in human hair leading to a diagnosis of factitious disorder. 61
31913719 2020
19
Munchausen syndrome by proxy (MSBP): a review regarding perpetrators of factitious disorder imposed on another (FDIA). 61
32772954 2020
20
Overlooking Feigning Behavior May Result in Potential Harmful Treatment Interventions: Two Case Reports of Undetected Malingering. 61
32202670 2020
21
Factitious Disorders in Everyday Clinical Practice. 61
32897184 2020
22
Factitious disorder commonly presents as dermatitis factitia: A U.S. population-based study. 61
32081412 2020
23
Suicidality in Factitious Disorder. 61
32441497 2020
24
Factitious Disorder Presenting with Refractory Enterocutaneous Fistula that Underwent 7 Surgeries. 61
32595433 2020
25
An adolescent girl with signs and symptoms of anaphylaxis and negative immunologic workup: a case report. 61
32299506 2020
26
The other face of illness-deception: Diagnostic criteria for factitious disorder with proposed standards for clinical practice and research. 61
31535601 2020
27
Munchausen Syndrome. 61
32239233 2020
28
Migration of a foreign object to the parapharyngeal space: an unusual factitious disorder. 61
27381878 2020
29
[Hypoglycaemia and seizures in a 32-year-old woman with maple syrup urine disease]. 61
31996976 2020
30
Psychological Treatment of Factitious Disorder Imposed on Another/Munchausen by Proxy Abuse. 61
31089919 2020
31
Munchausen by Proxy Syndrome Associated with Fecal Contamination: A Case Report. 61
32978957 2020
32
Factitious Disorder Presented by Haematemesis / Factitious Disorder Imposed on Another (FDIA): A Case Report. 61
32594502 2020
33
A case report of Munchausen syndrome presenting with bleeding from ear: a rare factitious disorder. 61
31954046 2020
34
Challenges Associated With Vascular Access Needs of Patients With Factitious Disorder. 61
31876773 2020
35
Clinical, demographic, psychological, and behavioral features of factitious disorder: A retrospective analysis. 61
30777298 2020
36
The clenched fist syndrome: case report of a clinical rarity of special interest for psychiatrists and hand surgeons. 61
31703662 2019
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Evaluation and Management of Factitious Disorder Imposed on Another. 61
31612305 2019
38
Dopamine dysregulation syndrome in non-Parkinson's disease patients: a systematic review. 61
31032624 2019
39
Differentiating Psychosomatic, Somatopsychic, Multisystem Illnesses, and Medical Uncertainty. 61
31597359 2019
40
Munchausen syndrome mimicking refractory subcutaneous abscess with bacteremia, diagnosed by repetitive element sequence-based polymerase chain reaction: a case report. 61
31511062 2019
41
Ventricular tachycardia and chest pain due to foreign body in the pericardium caused by self-injurious behaviour. 61
31378212 2019
42
Early death in Munchausen syndrome: A case report. 61
31428370 2019
43
Dying to be Ill: Munchausen meets warfarin overdose. 61
31548969 2019
44
Fabricated or induced illness in twins associated with insertion of trocar needles into their bodies. 61
29882486 2019
45
Unexplained destructive nasal lesions in half-brothers: A possible case of Munchausen syndrome by proxy. 61
31077906 2019
46
Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy. 61
31334086 2019
47
Problems With Factitious Disorder, Malingering, and Somatic Symptoms in DSM-5. 61
30527844 2019
48
Factitial panniculitis as a manifestation of self-imposed factitious disorder. 61
31220899 2019
49
Triparesis: an unusual presentation of factitious disorder. 61
31076490 2019
50
Self-induced dermatoses: A great imitator. 61
31178108 2019

Variations for Factitious Disorder

Expression for Factitious Disorder

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Pathways for Factitious Disorder

GO Terms for Factitious Disorder

Cellular components related to Factitious Disorder according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Name GO ID Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 inward rectifying potassium channel GO:0008282 8.62 KCNJ11 ABCC8

Biological processes related to Factitious Disorder according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Name GO ID Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 response to testosterone GO:0033574 9.43 NASP KCNJ11
2 negative regulation of insulin secretion GO:0046676 9.4 KCNJ11 ABCC8
3 cellular glucose homeostasis GO:0001678 9.37 GCK ABCC8
4 negative regulation of gluconeogenesis GO:0045721 9.32 INS GCK
5 inorganic cation transmembrane transport GO:0098662 9.26 KCNJ11 ABCC8
6 positive regulation of glycogen biosynthetic process GO:0045725 9.16 INS GCK
7 regulation of insulin secretion GO:0050796 9.13 KCNJ11 GCK ABCC8
8 glucose metabolic process GO:0006006 8.8 KCNJ11 INS GCK

Molecular functions related to Factitious Disorder according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Name GO ID Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 carboxypeptidase activity GO:0004180 9.26 CPA4 CPA3
2 metallocarboxypeptidase activity GO:0004181 9.16 CPA4 CPA3
3 cation-transporting ATPase activity GO:0019829 8.96 KCNJ11 ABCC8
4 ATP-activated inward rectifier potassium channel activity GO:0015272 8.62 KCNJ11 ABCC8

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