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acarophobia

Known as: fear of insects 
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2012
Review
2012
Entomophobia or acarophobia, parasitic dermatophobia (PD) or delusional parasitosis (DP) is a disorder in which affected… Expand
1984
1984
  • G. Ungvari
  • Psychiatrische Praxis
  • 1984
  • Corpus ID: 46735538
The author treated as inpatients or outpatients a total of 26 individuals with typical acarophobia syndrome, using neuroleptics… Expand
1975
1975
  • H. Mester
  • Psychiatria clinica
  • 1975
  • Corpus ID: 13509000
Although only ablut 240 cases of 'acarophobia' are on record in zoological and medical literature, it can be seen that this… Expand
1963
1963
PROBLEMS involving arthropods and emotionallydisturbed persons have long been known to the medical and entomological professions… Expand
1956
1956
1954
1954
  • I. Aleshire
  • Journal of the American Medical Association
  • 1954
  • Corpus ID: 39682535
In 1946, Wilson and Miller 1 reported six cases of the syndrome known as acarophobia that they had seen. Patients afflicted with… Expand
Highly Cited
1952
Highly Cited
1952
  • J. W. Wilson
  • A.M.A. archives of dermatology and syphilology
  • 1952
  • Corpus ID: 2303362
ACAROPHOBIA, parasitophobia and dermatophobia are terms employed by English-speaking dermatologists to designate a psychic state… Expand
Review
1952
Review
1952
IN THE year 1946 a discussion of the delusion of parasitosis was presented in the dermatologic literature 1 under joint… Expand
1946
1946