PSYCHOGENIC CARDIOVASCULAR DISORDER By N., Pam M.S. - April 28, 2013 A disorder mimicking heart disease, but without underlying cardio-pulmonary disease. Symptoms of chest pain, rapid heart beat or chest tightness are therefore thought to be of psychological origin. PSYCHOGENIC CARDIOVASCULAR DISORDER: "His EKG and other tests were excellent, so it was believed Pablo was suffering from Psychogenic Cardiovascular Disorder." Related Psychology Terms NONCARDIAC CHEST PAIN CARDIAC NEUROSIS CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE CARDIOMYOPATHY PSEUDOPARKINSONISM PSEUDOANGINA PSYCHOCUTANEOUS DISORDER BEHAVIORAL PHENOTYPE PROCESS-REACTIVE CAFFEINE Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PSYCHOGENIC CARDIOVASCULAR DISORDER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/psychogenic-cardiovascular-disorder/ (accessed February 28, 2020).