flight into disease

flight in·to dis·ease

(flīt dis-ēz'),
Gain through falling ill or assuming the sick role. See: primary gain, secondary gain.
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flight in·to dis·ease

(flīt di-zēz')
Benefit through falling ill or assuming the sick role.
See: primary gain, secondary gain
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

flight into disease

Ready adoption of a sick status to escape reality.
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