pyrexiophobia

A fear of fever

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • Pyrexiophobia — is the fear of fever.References*http://cancerweb.ncl.ac.uk/cgi bin/omd?pyrexiophobia …   Wikipedia

  • pyrexiophobia — Morbid fear of fever. [G. pyrexis, feverishness, + phobos, fear] …   Medical dictionary

  • Phobia — An unreasonable sort of fear that can cause avoidance and panic. Phobias are a relatively common type of anxiety disorder. For example, extreme fear of spiders is called arachnophobia, and fear of being outside is known as agoraphobia. Phobias… …   Medical dictionary

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