acroneurosis

acroneurosis

 [ak″ro-noo-ro´sis]
any neuropathy of the limbs.
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acroneurosis

An obsolete term for three disparate clinical conditions:
(1) Altitude-related anxiety or neurosis;
(2) Hysterical conversion reactions involving the extremities; or
(3) Neurosis-related vasomotor dysfunction of the extremities.
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