pathomimesis

noun
patho·​mi·​me·​sis | \ ˌpath-ō-mə-ˈmē-səs How to pronounce pathomimesis (audio) \

Medical Definition of pathomimesis

: imitation of disease especially unconsciously in some forms of hysteria

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“Pathomimesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pathomimesis. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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