1.71.Which of the following is characteristic of somatic symptom disorders?
A)They are the result of malingering.
B)They have no clear biological cause.
C)The symptoms are hypnotically induced.
D)The disorders consist of the presentation of impossible symptoms.
1.72.What aspect of somatic symptom disorders make them different from medical disorders?
A)They make sense neurologically.
B)They are due to an actual physical illness.
C)They are unrelated to psychological factors.
D)They cannot be explained by a known organic cause.
1.73.The sudden onset of paralysis in one arm without a clear biological cause is an example of
C)somatic symptom disorder.
1.74.What do dissociative and somatic symptom disorders have in common?
A)They both involve malingering.
B)They have the same biological cause.
C)They both involve a degree of dissociation.
D)People with these disorders also have personality disorders.