cardiac neurosis


noun Pathology.

an anxiety reaction characterized by quick fatigue, shortness of breath, rapid heartbeat, dizziness, and other cardiac symptoms, but not caused by disease of the heart.

Nearby words

  1. cardiac insufficiency,
  2. cardiac jelly,
  3. cardiac massage,
  4. cardiac murmur,
  5. cardiac muscle,
  6. cardiac notch,
  7. cardiac opening,
  8. cardiac output,
  9. cardiac plexus,
  10. cardiac reserve


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