GLOBUS PHARYNGEUS

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."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GLOBUS PHARYNGEUS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/globus-pharyngeus/ (accessed September 22, 2020).
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