osmophobia


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Related to osmophobia: Olfactophobia

osmophobia

 [oz″mo-fo´be-ah]
irrational fear of odors.

ol·fac·to·pho·bi·a

(ol'fak-tō-fō'bē-ă),
Morbid fear of odors.
[L. olfactus, smell, + G. phobos, fear]

osmophobia

Morbid fear of body odours.
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(5.) Keiman L Osmophobia and taste abnormality in micraineurs: a tertiary care study.
Osmophobia and taste abnormality in migraineurs: A tertiary care study.
Dr Bailey will travel to the Alps next month.: What's a migraine?:A migraine is an intense, throbbing headache, accompanied by two or more of the following symptoms: nausea and/or vomiting, photophobia, phonophobia, or osmophobia (increased sensitivity to smell).