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What are the symptoms of psychogenic pain?

People with psychogenic pain may suffer from a variety of symptoms. The most common symptoms are headaches, backaches, stomach aches, anxiety, depression, or panic attacks. Even after taking some type of pain remedy, people will still feel or complain about being in pain.

Dr. Marni Feuerman, LCSW, MFT
Marriage & Family Therapy
Symptoms vary, however, headaches, muscle pains, back pain, and stomach pains are some of the most common types of psychogenic pain.

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