Hysteria is the ancient Greek word for womb.
Hysteria is also the first mental disorder attributed to women: nervousness,
hallucinations, emotional outbursts and various urges of the sexual variety.
Today, what the ancient Greeks or Romans or Arabs would consider to be
hysteria is a wide range of psychological disorders, from schizophrenia to panic
What is a womb?
The womb is a major female hormone-responsive reproductive sex organ of
humans and most other mammals.