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Severe anxiety: A mental condition that is characterized by severe anxiety and avoidance behaviours. See detailed information below for a list of 3 causes of Severe anxiety, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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The list below shows some of the causes of Severe anxiety mentioned in various sources:
This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Severe anxiety. Of the 3 causes of Severe anxiety that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Severe anxiety' 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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Medical Conditions associated with Severe anxiety:
Anxiety (895 causes), Behavioral symptoms (4608 causes), Emotional symptoms (2080 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Society problems (1785 causes), Anxiety symptoms (895 causes), Psychiatric symptom (971 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Personality symptoms (4029 causes)
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