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Acarophobia: Introduction

Acarophobia: An exaggerated or irrational fear of mites, ticks, small insects and worms. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Acarophobia is available below.

Symptoms of Acarophobia

Treatments for Acarophobia

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Acarophobia:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Acarophobia?

Acarophobia: Complications

Read more about complications of Acarophobia.

Causes of Acarophobia

Read more about causes of Acarophobia.

Acarophobia: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Acarophobia

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Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary care physicians. Many patients with 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 to be diagnosed or have a delayed diagnosis. See misdiagnosis of eating disorders more »

Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be undiagnosed in teenagers. The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe medical depression to be overlooked. See misdiagnosis 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) more »

Acarophobia: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: Acarophobia

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Acarophobia:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Acarophobia, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Acarophobia: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Statistics for Acarophobia

Acarophobia: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Acarophobia:

Acarophobia is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Acarophobia, or a subtype of Acarophobia, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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More information about Acarophobia

  1. Acarophobia: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications

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