A fear of cancer

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • carcinophobia — noun Inordinate dread of contracting cancer. See Also: carcinophobic …   Wiktionary

  • carcinophobia — SYN: cancerophobia. * * * car·ci·no·pho·bia (kahr″sĭ no foґbe ə) [carcino + phobia] cancerphobia …   Medical dictionary

  • карцинофобия — (carcinophobia; карцино + фобия) см. Канцерофобия …   Большой медицинский словарь

  • Карцинофоби́я — (carcinophobia; Карцино + Фобия) см. Канцерофобия …   Медицинская энциклопедия

  • 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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  • cancerophobia — A morbid fear of acquiring a malignant growth. SYN: carcinophobia. [cancer + G. phobos, fear] * * * can·cero·pho·bia (kan″ser o foґbe ə) cancerphobia …   Medical dictionary

  • List of phobias — This article is about the suffix phobia. For the class of psychological disorders, see Phobia. Contents 1 Psychological conditions 1.1 Animal phobias …   Wikipedia

  • carcinomatophobia — See: carcinophobia …   Grandiloquent dictionary

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