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Avoidant personality disorder

Avoidant personality disorder:
  1. Causes (4 conditions)
  2. Misdiagnosis
  3. Home Testing
  4. Treatments
  5. Classifications

Causes of Avoidant personality disorder:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Avoidant personality disorder. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

  • Unknown etiology
  • Combination of social, genetic psychological factors
  • Anxiety disorders in childhood
  • Chronic parental or social criticism
  • more causes...»

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Avoidant personality disorder

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Avoidant personality disorder Treatments

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Misdiagnosis and Avoidant personality disorder

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because he suffered from sudden inability to speak. This was initially...read more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions, such as a stroke or ...read more »

ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults. Some adults can remain undiagnosed, and indeed the condition has usually...read more »

Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary care physicians....read more »

Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with an eating disorder is female. The result is that men with eating disorders often fail...read more »

Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be undiagnosed in teenagers. The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe medical...read more »

Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression) may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms of anxiety disorders). Failure to diagnose these anxiety disorders may worsen...read more »

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Avoidant personality disorder: Related Rare Diseases

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Avoidant personality disorder: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Definitions of Avoidant personality disorder:

Detailed list of causes of Avoidant personality disorder

The list below shows some of the causes of Avoidant personality disorder mentioned in various sources:

  • Anxiety disorders in childhood
  • Chronic parental or social criticism
  • Combination of social, genetic psychological factors
  • Unknown etiology
  • more causes...»

How Common are these Causes of Avoidant personality disorder?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Avoidant personality disorder. Of the 4 causes of Avoidant personality disorder that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 4 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Avoidant personality disorder:

The following list of conditions have 'Avoidant personality disorder' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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