haphephobia


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haphephobia

 [haf″e-fo´be-ah]
irrational fear of being touched.

haph·e·pho·bi·a

(haf'ē-fō'bē-ă),
A morbid dislike or fear of being touched.
[G. haphē, touch, + phobos, fear]

haphephobia

(hăf″ē-fō′bē-ă) [″ + phobos, fear]
An aversion to being touched by another person.