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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hypochondriasis

Hypochondriasis or hypochondria is a condition in which a person is inordinately worried about having a serious illness. An old concept, its meaning has ...

my.clevelandclinic.org/health/articles/hypochondriasis

Illness anxiety disorder (IAD) is a recent term for what used to be diagnosed as hypochondriasis, or hypochondria. People diagnosed with IAD strongly believe ...

www.umm.edu/health/medical/altmed/condition/hypochondriasis

Introduction. Hypochondriasis, or hypochondria, is an overwhelming fear that you have a serious disease, even though health care providers can find no ...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/290955-overview

Aug 2, 2016 ... Hypochondriasis and the other somatoform disorders are among the most difficult and most complex psychiatric disorders to treat in the general ...

www.health.harvard.edu/mental-health/hypochondriasis-

Mar 11, 2013 ... Hypochondriasis is a persistent fear of having a serious medical illness. A person with this disorder tends to interpret normal sensations, bodily ...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/290955-clinical

Aug 2, 2016 ... Hypochondriasis and the other somatoform disorders are among the most difficult and most complex psychiatric disorders to treat in the general ...

www.mayoclinic.org/medical-professionals/clinical-updates/psychiatry-psychology/diagnostic-statistical-manual-mental-disorders-redefines-hypochondriasis

In the updated edition, hypochondriasis and several related conditions have been replaced by two new, empirically derived concepts: somatic symptom disorder ...

bjp.rcpsych.org/content/194/6/481

Although hypochondriasis is currently classified as a somatoform disorder, the underlying cognitive processes may be more consistent with an anxiety disorder.

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hypochondriasis

Define hypochondriasis: morbid concern about one's health especially when accompanied by delusions of physical disease : hypochondria of pathological…