psychoneurosis

Definitions of psychoneurosis
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n a mental or personality disturbance not attributable to any known neurological or organic dysfunction

Synonyms:
neurosis, neuroticism
Types:
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hysteria, hysterical neurosis
neurotic disorder characterized by violent emotional outbreaks and disturbances of sensory and motor functions
anxiety neurosis
characterized by diffuse anxiety and often somatic manifestations of fear
anxiety hysteria
a form of hysteria having features of both conversion disorder and anxiety neurosis
hysterocatalepsy
hysteria with cataleptic symptoms
Type of:
disturbance, folie, mental disorder, mental disturbance, psychological disorder
(psychiatry) a psychological disorder of thought or emotion; a more neutral term than mental illness

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