iatrophobia

iatrophobia

Psychology Fear of doctors. See Phobia.
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Among Cecidomyiidi, we included species from three tribes: Cecidomyiini (Parkiamyia paraensis Maia, 2006 (in Maia and Fernandes, 2006) and Contarinia gemmae Maia, 2002 (in Madeira et al., 2002); Clinodiplosini (Clinodiplosis melissae Maia, 1993b and Iatrophobia braziliensis Rubsaamen, 1916); and Asphondyliini (Asphondyliina: Asphondylia fructicola Maia, 2009 (in Maia et al., 2009a); Bruggmanniella doliocarpi Maia, 2010 (in Maia et al., 2010), and Parazalepidota clusiae Maia, 2001a, Schizomyiina: Bruggmannia elongata Maia and Couri, 1993; Burseramyia braziliensis Maia and Fonseca, 2012, and Schizomyia spherica Maia and Oliveira, 2007.
Iatrophobia is the irrational fear of which profession?
Washington's approach to deconstructing iatrophobia is laudable, as she gleans data from medical journals, previously unpublished reports, and the oral history of perpetrators and victims.