Munchausen syndrome by proxy

What is Munchausen syndrome by proxy?

Munchausen syndrome by proxy definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun
Psychiatry. a form of Munchausen syndrome in which a person induces or claims to observe a disease in another, usually a close relative, in order to attract the doctor’s attention to herself or himself.

 

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