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uncomfortably closed or hemmed in

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suffering from claustrophobia

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Coming out of airports and girls crowding around their cars, he's started to get really claustrophobic.
Claustrophobic and larger patients can now use his open Magnetic Resonance Imaging scanner, which is used for a range of procedures including suspected cancer investigations, back problems and sports injuries.
I think everyone's a little claustrophobic in those circumstances, it's crazy.
There were a couple of people who were really claustrophobic and had to puke.
It is open to the city on every side and is approached gently through its low and patchy fringes (perhaps symbolic of the beginnings of Nazism--or perhaps not), and intensity builds up slowly as you approach the still centre, where the Field is at its deepest and tallest, darkest and most claustrophobic (symbolic, though maybe not, of the regime's power?
He said: "We can only express ourselves in Leinster as Wicklow's championship is so claustrophobic.
It is especially beneficial for imaging of people who are claustrophobic and/or larger, and for pediatric patients.
In a crisp narrative lushly decorated with original photographs, she captures the spirit of Shackleton's merry band with an intimate, occasionally claustrophobic portrait of the untamed forces that raged against them.
The tower blocks accommodate student residential units, stacked to dizzy heights: not a place for the claustrophobic, or those who suffer from vertigo," says the guide.
The claustrophobic village society, smoldering under foreign occupation, tilts the course of these three lives toward tragedy.
In addition, the open architecture of this scanner provides another MR imaging option for severely claustrophobic patients, as well as obese patients.
Usually dark, damp and stained, with imagined muggers lurking in the shadows, they are claustrophobic places to escape from as fast as possible.
Claustrophobic and windowless, it made one feel as though lost inside a real government bureaucracy, which metes out death by drab repetition and administrative protocol.
Carruth's pretzel-logic head-scratcher, shot on a shoestring budget in Super 16 and rewarded at Sundance with the Grand Jury Award, is spot-on in its techno-jargon and possesses a claustrophobic narrative tension.
For patients, that could translate into a less claustrophobic experience.