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Neurosis

neurosis

Origin: NL, fr. Gr. Nerve.

(Science: medicine) A functional nervous affection or disease, that is, a disease of the nerves without any appreciable change of nerve structure.


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The Fiber Disease

... work and reports in the literature. It is concluded that brain fag syndrome is a misnomer and that more specific diagnostic terms such as anxiety neurosis and depressive neurosis should be used in its place.

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by London
Wed Dec 06, 2006 4:13 am
 
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The Fiber Disease

... Greek psyche = mind, soma =body. I think you really meant hypochondrias, where an individual might imagine they have certain conditions. This is a neurosis, though, which is still very far removed from a psychosis. If you meant delusional parasitosis, once again, although this is a psychosis, it ...

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by Cilla
Mon Nov 21, 2005 6:55 pm
 
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