meningitophobia


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meningitophobia

Morbid fear of brain disease; morbid fear of contracting meningitis.

meningitophobia

(mĕn″ĭn-jĭt″ō-fō′bē-ă) [Gr. meninx, membrane, + phobos, fear]
A condition simulating meningitis, caused by the fear of contracting meningitis.