Hematophobia

   An intense fear of blood.

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  • Hematophobia — An abnormal and persistent fear of blood is called hematophobia. Sufferers of this very common phobia dread the sight of their own blood, the sight of the blood of another person or an animal, and sometimes printed or filmed images of blood or… …   Medical dictionary

  • hematophobia — A fear of blood or the sight of blood …   Grandiloquent dictionary

  • Erythrophobia — An abnormal and persistent fear of blushing. Sufferers of erythrophobia experience undue anxiety even though they realize their fear is irrational. Their anxiety results from worry about being the focus of attention and the subject of… …   Medical dictionary

  • Fear of blood — An abnormal and persistent fear of blood. Sufferers of this very common phobia dread the sight of their own blood, the sight of the blood of another person or an animal, and sometimes printed or filmed images of blood or even thoughts of blood.… …   Medical dictionary

  • Hemophobia — An abnormal and persistent fear of blood. Sufferers of this very common phobia dread the sight of their own blood, the sight of the blood of another person or an animal, and sometimes printed or filmed images of blood or even thoughts of blood.… …   Medical dictionary

  • hydrophobia — Synonyms and related words: African lethargy, Asiatic cholera, Chagres fever, German measles, Haverhill fever, Texas fever, acute articular rheumatism, ague, alkali disease, amathophobia, amebiasis, amebic dysentery, anthrax, aphthous fever,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • hemaphobia — See: hematophobia …   Grandiloquent dictionary

  • hemophobia — See: hematophobia …   Grandiloquent dictionary

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