carcinophobia


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cancerphobia

 [kan″ser-fo´be-ah]
irrational fear of cancer or other tumors.

can·cer·o·pho·bi·a

(kan'ser-ō-fō'bē-ă),
A morbid fear of acquiring a malignant growth.
Synonym(s): carcinophobia
[cancer + G. phobos, fear]

carcinophobia

Morbid fear of cancer.

can·cer·o·pho·bi·a

(kan'sĕr-ō-fō'bē-ă)
A morbid fear of acquiring a malignant growth.
Synonym(s): carcinophobia.
[cancer + G. phobos, fear]