GLOBUS PHARYNGEUS By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 Sensation of having a lump in your throat where there is no medical cause identified. It can be a symptom of conversion disorder and was formerly called globus hystericus. GLOBUS PHARYNGEUS: "Globus pharyngeus has no known cause." Related Psychology Terms CONVERSION NONEPILEPTIC SEIZURE ASTASIA-ABASIA CONVERSION HYSTERIA BASAL GANGLIA GLOVE ANESTHESIA SENSORY CONVERSION SYMPTOMS BLOATING SPASMODIC DYSPHONIA CONVERSION DISORDER ANXIETY HYSTERIA Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GLOBUS PHARYNGEUS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/globus-pharyngeus/ (accessed September 22, 2020).