Rheumatism, psychogenic

What Kind of Doctor Do I Need? Slideshow

Medical Definition of Rheumatism, psychogenic

Rheumatism, psychogenic: Rheumatism in which the patient reports inconsistent pains of muscles and joints that do not correspond to true anatomy and physiology. The patient is felt to
have underlying psychological causes for these symptoms.


Subscribe to MedicineNet's General Health Newsletter

By clicking Submit, I agree to the MedicineNet's Terms & Conditions & Privacy Policy and understand that I may opt out of MedicineNet's subscriptions at any time.

Reviewed on 6/9/2016

Health Solutions From Our Sponsors