Anxiety Syndrome

  • Randolph B. Schiffer
  • Robert F. Klein
  • Roger C. Sider


Panic Disorders with and without Agoraphobia. The essential features of these disorders are recurrent panic attacks, i.e., discrete periods of intense fear or discomfort. The panic attacks usually last minutes or, more rarely, hours. They are accompanied by associated somatic symptoms, such as dyspnea, palpitations, diaphoresis, tingling, and others.


Anxiety Disorder Panic Disorder Panic Attack Mitral Valve Prolapse Anxious Patient 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Randolph B. Schiffer
    • 1
  • Robert F. Klein
    • 1
  • Roger C. Sider
    • 2
  1. 1.The University of Rochester School of Medicine and DentistryRochesterUSA
  2. 2.Pine Rest Christian HospitalGrand RapidsUSA

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