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Glossary for Hypochondriasis

Medical terms related to Hypochondriasis or mentioned in this section include:

  • Anxiety: Excessive worry, anxiety, or fear.
  • Behavioral symptoms: Symptoms of personal behavior.
  • Body symptoms: Symptoms affecting the entire body features.
  • Cognitive impairment: General loss of mental or cognitive ability
  • Common symptoms: The most common symptoms
  • Dementia: Mental confusion and impaired thought.
  • Depression: Inappropriate depressed mood.
  • Depressive symptoms: Inappropriate depressed mood.
  • Emotional symptoms: Symptoms affecting the emotions.
  • Huntington's disease: Inherited disease causing progressive mental deterioration.
  • Hypochondriasis: A disorder where a well person believes that they have a serious or life threatening illness.
  • Hysteria: hysteria describes a state of mind, one of unmanageable fear or emotional excesses
  • Irritability: Excessive feelings of annoyance or frustration.
  • Malingering: A wilful feigning of the symptoms of illness or injury to attain a consciously desired end.
  • Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder: Behavioral disorder with obsessive thoughts and compulsive acts.
  • Panic: Symptoms of intense fear and terror (often with the desire to flee)
  • Personality symptoms: Symptoms or changes to the personality.
  • Phobia: An irrational intense fear of an activity, thing or place
  • Phobias: Irrational fear of a particular situation, action, or item.
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder: Stress following a traumatic event.
  • Psychiatric symptom: Psychiatric mental health symptoms such as psychosis.
  • Schizoaffective disorder: A psychiatric condition in which symptoms of a mood disorder occur with prominent psychotic symptoms
  • Schizophrenia: A psychiatric disorder characterized by hallucinations and delusional beliefs where a person is unable to distinguish between reality and imagination. The condition tends to have a chronic nature and can be severely debilitating if treatment isn't sought.
  • Society problems: Difficulty interacting in society.
  • Somatoform Disorders: A disorder that is characterised by multiple somatic complaints
  • Stress: Emotional stress (sometimes refers to physical stress)

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Hypochondriasis:

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