Body dysmorphic disorder is also known as BDD

"Even if no one believes me, this little scar on his nose makes me feel like a monster."
"It's useless to lose weight until you get to a size 2 if I'm having this huge belly."
"Every morning I look in the mirror and think I could not recognize me ..."

They are characterized by exaggerated concern for an imaginary body defect or minimum, of which the person has a distorted and exaggerated. The BDD has been extensively studied in recent years because appearance is a high percentage of these patients who need hospitalization, suicide attempts and accomplishes presents a marked deterioration in the quality of life. The majority of people suffering from this disorder, undergoing surgical or dermatological treatments that are usually ineffective and leave the patient at the point of departure and the search for a new remedial action.


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