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  • n. An abnormal or irrational fear of doctors or going to the doctor.


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  • He's a bundle of contradictions: a musical classicist who gave serious recognition to jazz (particularly Duke Ellington) long before anyone else did, a contibutor to progressive journals whose comments could reveal casual racism and anti-Semitism, a prodigy who managed to survive into productive adulthood and then destroyed himself with drink and iatrophobia.

    We can't all, and some of us don't


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  • JM wonders how iatrophobia is ever diagnosed

    February 16, 2009

  • Fear of doctors.

    May 13, 2008