PSEUDOASTHMA

A physical condition with symptoms suggest asthma, when no medical basis for asthma can be found.

PSEUDOASTHMA: "Phyllis began to self-medicate with an inhaler for what she thought was asthma. After examination, it was determined that she was suffering from pseudo asthma."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PSEUDOASTHMA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/pseudoasthma/ (accessed March 28, 2020).
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