Hemophobia



[hee-muh-foh-bee-uh, hem-uh-] /ˌhi məˈfoʊ bi ə, ˌhɛm ə-/

noun, Psychiatry.
1.
an abnormal fear of blood.
n.

1886, from hemo- “blood” + -phobia “fear.”

hemophobia he·mo·pho·bi·a (hē’mə-fō’bē-ə)
n.
An abnormal fear of blood.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Hemophoresis

    hemophoresis he·mo·pho·re·sis (hē’mō-fə-rē’sĭs) n. Blood convection or irrigation of the tissues.

  • Hemophthalmia

    hemophthalmia he·moph·thal·mi·a (hē’mŏf-thāl’mē-ə) or he·moph·thal·mus (-məs) n. An effusion of blood into the eyeball.



  • Hemoplastic

    hemoplastic he·mo·plas·tic (hē’mə-plās’tĭk) adj. Of or relating to the formation of blood cells.

  • Hemopleuropneumonia syndrome

    hemopleuropneumonia syndrome he·mo·pleu·ro·pneu·mo·nia syndrome (hē’mə-plur’ō-nu-mōn’yə, -nyu-) n. A respiratory syndrome characterized by fever, spitting of blood, shortness of breath, and moderate tachycardia.



Disclaimer: Hemophobia definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.