What is Neurosis

Neurosis is a presentation of today's world with increasing levels of stress in the living standards of the day. Stress management is not always possible for all and can lead to disturbed life and with feeling of suffering from various diseases when actually one does not suffer from any disease and also the pathological investigation reports also report normal findings. Neurosis comes up with more frequency in day to day at the clinics.

Online Medical Dictionary - Neurosis

Neurosis essentially means a level of disturbance and distress of the mind and also to some extent of the body. Patients with such presentations are very commonly observed at the cabin of the General Practitioners when people prefer to visit the nearby doctor before visiting a Physician.

There are yet some bodily level diseases which are termed as "Neurotic". Here we are explaining the details of the term - Neurosis, which refer to the distress calls of the people even when there are no pathological, disease point of view observations found in the reports.

when and how to term as Neurosis

  • Patient presents a long term history of distress

  • Signs and Symptoms which has various troubles which come and go quickly and that too in multiple parts of the body

  • Having fear of suffering from disease(s) which actually the person does not and will not suffer at all.

  • Reporting of symptoms at unusual locations which normally are not observed.

  • Symptoms which do not correspond for the signs which should be present.

  • The most common of all being visiting multiple doctors for troubles without following their treatment in detail.

  • Presentation of stress as a aggravating factor for the symptoms of discomfort and distress.


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