What is omphalophobia?

  • Fear of phobias
  • Fear of belly buttons correct

    Omphalophobia is a type of anxiety disorder. In the case of this specific phobia, the person suffering with it experiences a persistent, extreme fear of the human navel, or belly button. Triggers that set the phobia in motion may include seeing or touching one's own belly button, the belly button of another person, or both. Those suffering with omphalophobia are usually aware that their fear is irrational but they lack the ability to control it. Their anxiety can increase at the thought of a belly button, escalating to the point of physical symptoms. Source: Healthline.com

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