Panic Disorder And Fibromyalgia

Featured Article
Definition

Panic disorder is a type of anxiety disorder in which you have repeated attacks of intense fear that something bad will occur when not expected.

See also: Generalized anxiety disorder


Alternative Names

Panic attacks


Causes, incidence, and risk factors

The cause is unknown. Genetics may play a role. Studies suggest that if one identical twin has panic disorder, the other twin will also develop the condition 40% of the time. However, panic disorder often occurs when there is no family...

Read more

More information on "Panic Disorder And Fibromyalgia"

From Our Experts

See more SharePosts »

From Our Sources

More on Anxiety »