GLOBUS PHARYNGEUS By N., Sam M.S. - 7 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 Dissociative Identity Disorder GLOBUS HYSTERICUS IATROGENIC ILLNESS CONVERSION DISORDER EXOTIC PSYCHOSES SENSITIVITY DISTURBANCES AMERICAN PSYCHIATRIC ASSOCIATION PMDD: Can It Be Cured? EPILEPSY (Symptoms and Types) HYPOCHONDRIASIS Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "GLOBUS PHARYNGEUS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/globus-pharyngeus/ (accessed August 16, 2022).