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Ulysses Syndrome

Purpose:

To determine if a patient's workup has features of the Ulysses syndrome.

Specialty:

General content (available to all)

Objective:

criteria for diagnosis

ICD-10:

F45.2

Description:

Ulysses Syndrome refers to an unnecessary workup of a patient for a nonexistent problem. One might refer to this as the "useless" syndrome. Unfortunately the syndrome cannot be diagnosed with certainty until the patient has been completely worked up.

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