somatic delusion

n.

A delusion that a part of one's body has been injured or altered in some manner.

Nearby words

  1. somatic,
  2. somatic antigen,
  3. somatic cell,
  4. somatic cell nuclear transfer,
  5. somatic death,
  6. somatic motor neuron,
  7. somatic motor nucleus,
  8. somatic mutation,
  9. somatic mutation theory of cancer,
  10. somatic nerve


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