somatization

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so·ma·ti·za·tion

 (sō′mə-tĭ-zā′shən)
n.
The presentation of physical symptoms that cannot be fully explained by the presence of a medical condition, often associated with stress, anxiety, or other psychological factors.
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Translations
Somatisierung
신체화
somatização

so·ma·ti·za·tion

n. somatización. proceso de conversión de experiencias mentales en manifestaciones corporales.
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somatization

n somatización f
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Formerly known as hysteria, or Briquet's syndrome, somatisation disorder is a type of somatoform disorder marked by a history of diverse physical bodily complaints without evidence of physical disease that appear to be psychological in origin.