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alexithymia <i>n.</i>

Edited by Elizabeth Martin

in Concise Medical Dictionary

Ninth edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199687817
Published online September 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191767302
alexithymia n.

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a lack of ability to understand and communicate one’s own emotions and moods. It is common in *depression and can cause significant relationship difficulties during the person’s illness....

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