any of a group of disorders, as tension headache, characterized by physical symptoms that are partly induced by emotional factors.
Origin of psychophysiologic disorder
First recorded in 1975–80
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.