Munchausen By Proxy Syndrome: A Case Study

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My opinion on Munchausen/Munchausen by proxy syndrome is divided. It seems to me that this would be a very hard disorder to diagnose. I feel this way because there are most definitely people out there who are sick or that have sick children and must do all that is necessary to provide and take care of themselves or their children. So I feel that multiple doctor’s visits are necessary in this case. With that being said, I think it makes it hard for doctors to actually diagnose the initial cause of the symptoms. I also feel that someone who is constantly seeking medical attention from various doctors and hospitals would add to the difficulty in diagnosing this disorder. On the other hand, it is hard for my brain to wrap around a parent,
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