Review the Physical Symptoms of Panic and Anxiety Attacks

This section identifies all the major physical problems that can produce paniclike symptoms. By no means should you use this section (or any other in this guide) for self-diagnosis. Only a physician has the resources to determine whether any of these disorders is the cause of your discomfort and to advise you of your treatment options.

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Don't Panic, Chapter 2. Physical Causes of Paniclike Symptoms


Don't Panic, Chapter 4. Agoraphobia and the Panic-Prone Personality


Don't Panic, Chapter 5. Four Complicating Problems


Don't Panic, Chapter 6. Panic in the Context of Heart and Lung Disorders

Discover All the Physical Disorders That Produce Panic Symptoms
Causes of a Racing or Rapid Heart Rate
Chest Pain Within Anxiety Attacks
Physical Causes of Breathing Problems
Why You Get Dizzy
Physical Conditions That Cause Anxiety
Medications That Can Cause Anxiety