pathophobia


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Related to pathophobia: Pantophobia, phobophobia, pyrophobia

pathophobia

(ˌpæθəʊˈfəʊbɪə)
n
(Medicine) an irrational fear of disease

pathophobia

an abnormal fear of disease.
See also: Disease and Illness
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Words related to "disease" include: pathological, epidemiology, pathology, therapeutics, and pathophobia.