Fear of needles, known in the medical literature as needle phobia, is the extreme
fear of medical procedures involving injections or hypodermic needles.
The Needle Phobia Page is a starting point for overcoming the fear of needles
and needle procedures. This (often complex) condition ranges from a fear of ...
Trypa-what? Trypanophobia? If you've ever tried to search for "needle phobia" or
"fear of shots," you've probably come across some very odd and confusing ...
Although some medical procedures may make us nervous, fear of needles can
evoke intense reactions. Fear of needles is a recognized phobia, listed in the ...
Needle phobia is probably seen as a simple issue in its purest form. Your patient
does not like needles—who does? Use a good topical numbing agent and let's ...
Needle phobia is an extreme fear of medical procedures involving injections or
needles. For most people who acquire this fear, it develops around age 4 or 5 ...
Approximately 10% of the population has needle phobia, or an intense fear of
needles and sharp objects. Fear of needles is a “specific phobia.” The Diagnostic
Dent Clin North Am. 2010 Oct;54(4):731-44. doi: 10.1016/j.cden.2010.06.012.
Needle phobia: etiology, adverse consequences, and patient management.
May 23, 2011 ... By one estimate, more than half the people with a full-blown needle phobia and
nearly three-quarters of folks with an extreme aversion to blood ...
"I have a needle phobia." Like all people with phobias, David was very hypnotic (
hypnotic ability makes people both susceptible to and easily cured of phobias).