Definición de body dysmorphic disorder en inglés:

body dysmorphic disorder

Saltos de línea: body dys|morph¦ic dis|order


[mass noun]
A psychological disorder in which a person becomes obsessed with imaginary defects in their appearance.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Psychiatric problems to which the assessor needs to be alert include generalised anxiety states, depressive illness, psychosis, body dysmorphic disorder, gender identity problems, and alcoholism.
  • Dr Misra pointed to a study published in 2001 that found 23% of patients seeking Botox treatment at a dermatology clinic had body dysmorphic disorder, and that psychotherapy was considered the more appropriate treatment for them.
  • A group of women with critically low self-esteem, probably suffering from eating disorders and body dysmorphic disorder, compete to be designated as the ugliest contestant, most in need of plastic surgery.

Más definiciones de body dysmorphic disorder 

Definición de body dysmorphic disorder en: 

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día conspicuous
Pronunciación: kənˈspɪkjʊəs
clearly visible