A dysfunction of the autonomic nervous system that includes impairment, failure or an over activity of the sympathetic or parasympathetic functioning. Also called autonomic dysfunction- autonomic neuropathy. Also called familial dysautonomia.

DYSAUTONOMIA: "Dysautonomia effects the sympathetic or parasympatheitc nervous system"
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DYSAUTONOMIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/dysautonomia/ (accessed May 11, 2021).