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Generalised anxiety disorder: anxiety is a feeling of apprehension or fear. See detailed information below for a list of 14 causes of Generalised anxiety disorder, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Generalised anxiety disorder:
Anxiety symptoms (895 causes), Psychiatric symptoms (971 causes), Behavioral symptoms (4608 causes), Emotional symptoms (2080 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Personality symptoms (4029 causes), Society problems (1785 causes)
Symptoms related to Generalised anxiety disorder:
Drugs, Pheochromocytoma (15 causes), Phobia (25 causes), Obsessive compulsive disorder, Social phobia, Generalized anxiety disorder, Agoraphobia (22 causes), Low levels of vitamin B12, Performance anxiety, Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
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