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Parasitophobia: Introduction

Parasitophobia: An exaggerated or irrational fear of parasites. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Parasitophobia is available below.

Symptoms of Parasitophobia

Treatments for Parasitophobia

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Parasitophobia:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Parasitophobia?

Parasitophobia: Complications

Read more about complications of Parasitophobia.

Causes of Parasitophobia

Read more about causes of Parasitophobia.

Parasitophobia: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Parasitophobia

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ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to more »

Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary care more »

Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with an eating disorder is female. The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to more »

Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be undiagnosed in teenagers. The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe medical depression to be overlooked. See misdiagnosis of depression or symptoms more »

Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression) may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms of anxiety disorders). Failure more »

Parasitophobia: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: Parasitophobia

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Parasitophobia:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Parasitophobia, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Parasitophobia: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Statistics for Parasitophobia

Parasitophobia: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Parasitophobia:

Parasitophobia is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Parasitophobia, or a subtype of Parasitophobia, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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More information about Parasitophobia

  1. Parasitophobia: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications

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