anxiety hysteria


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Related to anxiety hysteria: hysterical neurosis
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Noun1.anxiety hysteria - a form of hysteria having features of both conversion disorder and anxiety neurosis
hysterical neurosis, hysteria - neurotic disorder characterized by violent emotional outbreaks and disturbances of sensory and motor functions
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The authors have organized the main body of their text in thirteen chapters devoted to rumor and gossip, fads, crazes, manias, urban legends, stampedes and panics, anxiety hysteria, classical mass hysteria, and a wide variety of other related subjects.
Hyperaesthesia for auditory sensations, parious paraesthesias" and paroxysms) in addition to those of anxiety hysteria ("May lead of psychic impotence & sexual anaesthesia" TS10971_8, 21).
The symptoms of anxiety neurosis, palpitation, hyperaesthesia, and paroxysms, match those of classical hysteria as much as the sexual anaesthesia of anxiety hysteria.
In the spring of 1922, "Little Hans," now at the age of nineteen, introduces himself again to Freud, fourteen years after the analysis via his father of his anxiety hysteria.