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Do medically unexplained symptoms matter? A prospective cohort study of 300 new referrals to neurology outpatient clinics
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    Pseudohypoparathyroidism, movement disorder, and non-organic disease

    Dear Editor,

    We read with great interest the recent article by Stone et al (1) on functional symptoms and signs in neurology. Pseudohypoparathyroidism is a rare disease. In 1998, a nationwide epidemiologic survey of PHP was conducted in Japan based on hospital visits in 1997; the period prevalence was 3.4 cases per 1 million people (2). No information is available regarding prevalence in the rest of the world. Pat...

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