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[6 Jun 2010 | No Comment | ]

Albuminurophobia is known as the persistent and abnormal fear of kidney diseases. Just like any other phobias, this fear comes from the subconscious as a defense mechanism. The fear of kidney is presented to the mind which is over-estimating the danger brought by kidney diseases. The patient believes that disease of the kidney presents an actual threat even if in reality, it may not.
Albuminurophobia anxiety may be reduced by seeking continuous reassurance, avoiding activities which is believed to present elicit symptoms and by excessively using medical facilities. Patients suffering from …