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Mysophobic much?
Mysophobic much?
Quote:Mysophobia, also known as verminophobia, germophobia, germaphobia, bacillophobia and bacteriophobia, is a pathological fear of contamination and germs. The term was coined by William A. Hammond in 1879 when describing a case of obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD) exhibited in repeatedly washing one's hands.

Mysophobia - Wikipedia

Quote:What is germaphobia?
Germaphobia (also sometimes spelled germophobia) is the fear of germs. In this case, “germs” refers broadly to any microorganism that causes disease — for instance, bacteria, viruses, or parasites.

Germaphobia may be referred to by other names, including:

Read on to find out more about germaphobia symptoms and when to seek help.
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