neuromimesis

neuromimesis

Medicine. a psychosomatic disease. — neuromimetic, adj.
See also: Nerves
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La neuromimesis que producen ciertas narrativas (Bailin, Beizer, Gilman, Kahane, Nouzeilles, Silva, Vicinus, Vrettos) contagia subjetividades excesivas--dis-funcionales o patologicas--, porque logra transmitir--como las enfermedades--conductas desviadas del orden: ".
23) The symptoms Armand exhibits point to a case of what nineteenth-century medical discourse called "contagion nervosique" of neuromimesis.