Definition of Astasia-abasia

1. Noun. (medicine) The inability either to stand or walk. ¹



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Medical Definition of Astasia-abasia

1. The inability to either stand or walk in a normal manner; the gait is bizarre and is not suggestive of a specific organic lesion; often the patient sways wildly and nearly falls, but recovers at the last moment; a symptom of hysteria-conversion reaction. Synonym: Blocq's disease. (05 Mar 2000)

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