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Severe difficulty concentrating for long periods: concentrating difficulty which occurs only during particular periods. See detailed information below for a list of 12 causes of Severe difficulty concentrating for long periods, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Severe difficulty concentrating for long periods:
Concentration symptoms (365 causes), Cognitive symptoms (3664 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Behavioral symptoms (4608 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Mental problems (3121 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Personality symptoms (4029 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)
Symptoms related to Severe difficulty concentrating for long periods:
Bipolar disorder, Borderline personality disorder, Catatonic schizophrenia (3 causes), Conversion disorder, Generalized anxiety disorder, Obsessive compulsive disorder, Panic disorder (2 causes), Paranoid schizophrenia (9 causes), Phobic disorders (6 causes)
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