MUPS

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AcronymDefinition
MUPSMedically Unexplained Physical Symptoms (healthcare; aka Medically Unexplained Symptoms)
MUPSMultiple Unit Pellet System (pharmaceutical)
MUPSMemorial University Pharmacy Students (Canada)
MUPSMcGill University Photography Society (Canada)
MUPSMontgomery Unified Prevention System (formerly Montgomery Community Support Coalition; Montgomery, AL)
MUPSMandatory Universal Pension System (various organizations)
MUPSMicroline UNIX Printing System (software)
MUPSMomentum Unloading Propulsion System
MUPSMarquette University Players Society
MUPSMissing and Unidentified Persons System (California)
MUPSManchester University Pharmacy Society (UK)
MUPSMade-Up Pseudo-Sibling
MUPSMiddle and Upper School (multiple locations)
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Beyond somatisation: A review of the understanding and treatment of medically unexplained physical symptoms (MUPS).
Health care utilization of mexican patients with medically unexplained physical symptoms
Patients with medically unexplained physical symptoms (MUS) are those in which no organic pathology is found that explains the origin of their symptoms (1).
To study medically unexplained physical symptoms associated with depressive disorders.
Medically unexplained physical symptoms, such as palpitations and shakes, have been a characteristic feature of many people's reactions to traumatic events over the centuries.
Workup may reveal psychiatric etiology of a patient's medically unexplained physical symptoms (MUPS).
Medically unexplained physical symptoms are common in clinical care and within the general population; examples include chronic fatigue syndrome, fibromyalgia, MCS, idiopathic environmental intolerances, somatoform disorders, and "Gulf War syndrome.
Using this preliminary research, we report on patients with medically unexplained physical symptoms, who have what we call "minor acute illness.
The report also discussed those patients with medically unexplained physical symptoms (MUPS).
Based on our experience, if psychiatric medications are used, they must be given at very low doses and then titrated up to give these patients time to adjust to potential side effects, which are anecdotally reported to be more problematic in these individuals and others with medically unexplained physical symptoms (48).
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