parasitophobia


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par·a·si·to·pho·bi·a

(par'ă-sī'tō-fō'bē-ă),
Morbid fear of parasites.
[parasite + G. phobos, fear]

parasitophobia

(păr″ă-sī″tō-fō′bē-ă) [″ + ″ + phobos, fear]
An unusual fear of parasites.
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Despite the successful removal of the fleas and the pigeons that were source of the pest, parasitophobia of the man persisted over the following 4 months.