DISEASE PHOBIA

The persistent and irrational fear of a disease. Also called pathophobia.

DISEASE PHOBIA: "Joe had a disease phobia about lung cancer."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DISEASE PHOBIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/disease-phobia/ (accessed April 2, 2020).
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