Glossary of Medical Terms

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Repugnant to or at variance with the aims of the ego and related psychological needs of the individual (e.g., an obsessive thought or compulsive behaviour); the opposite of ego-syntonic. Synonym: ego-alien. Origin: ego + G. Dys, bad, + tonos, tension
dyspna   dyspnea   dyspnea, paroxysmal   dyspneic   dyspnoea   dyspnoic   dyspraxia   dysprosium   (0)
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