cancerophobia


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cancerophobia

(ˌkænsərəʊˈfəʊbɪə)
n
(Medicine) a morbid dread of being afflicted by cancer
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cancerophobia

carcinomophobia.
See also: Cancer
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Translations

can·cer·o·pho·bi·a

n. cancerofobia, fobia a contraer cáncer.
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I think that you're on the way to cancerophobia. But to reassure you, your doctor could arrange for you to have an endoscopy - a thin flexible viewing tube examines the stomach lining.
At I think that you're on the way to cancerophobia. But to reassure you, your doctor could arrange for you to have an endoscopy in which a thin flexible viewing tube examines the lining of the stomach.
Dr Miriam says: I think that you're on the way to cancerophobia - an irrational fear of cancer.