anxiety reaction


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  • noun

Synonyms for anxiety reaction

an anxiety disorder characterized by chronic free-floating anxiety and such symptoms as tension or sweating or trembling or lightheadedness or irritability etc that has lasted for more than six months

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But the 'forgetting' of acquired anxiety reactions isn't a fading, but, rather, an active process which involves the ventromedial prefrontal cortex," Walter said.
may lead to acute anxiety reaction or may contribute to various types of psychopathology.
For example, a woman whose brother had committed suicide in her presence 10 years earlier was referred to me after she developed a sudden anxiety reaction at work.
The findings suggest that dread derives, in part, from attention--and is not simply a fear or anxiety reaction.
The findings suggest that dread derives, in part, from a attention--and is not simply a fear or anxiety reaction.
What is abnormal is when someone has an anxiety reaction when they aren't under any threat.