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Chronic musculoskeletal and other idiopathic pain syndromes
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    Dear Editor

    The refreshing article by Malleson et al highlighted the importance of medically unexplained symptoms within our patient population. He also raised the spectre of the psychological damage to the adolescents who often additionally face educational and social isolation due to their illness. This proportion is growing as a result of changing morbidity patterns within Western society and demands within health ca...

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