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carcinophobia

noun

a fear of getting cancer; also called cancerphobia , cancerophobia

See cancerophobia

Word Origin

carcino- 'cancer'

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carcinophobia in Medicine

carcinophobia car·ci·no·pho·bi·a (kär'sə-nō-fō'bē-ə)
n.
Variant of cancerophobia.

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