Abasia-Astasia

Hysterical inability to walk or stand

abasia-astasia

Synonym for astasia-abasia ... The inability to either stand or walk in a normal manner; the gait is bizarre and is not suggestive of a specific organic lesion; often the patient sways wildly and nearly falls, but recovers at the last moment; a symptom of hysteria-conversion reaction. ... Synonym: Blocq's disease. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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abasia-astasia

(ә-ba´zhә-ә-sta´zhә) astasia-abasia.
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abasia-astasia

Type: Term Pronunciation: ă-bā′zē-ă-ă-stā′zē-ă See: astasia-abasia
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