an abnormal fear of developing a phobia; anxiety about showing symptoms of a phobia.

phobo- (< Greek phóbos fear, panic) + -phobia Unabridged
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phobophobia pho·bo·pho·bi·a (fō'bə-fō'bē-ə)
A morbid dread or fear of developing a phobia.

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To top it off, he also suffers from phobophobia, the fear of fears.
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