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Anxiety disorders

Anxiety disorders comprise several different disorders that are characterized by excessive fear and anxiety. This illustrated PrimeView accompanies the Primer on Anxiety disorders by Craske et al. and focuses on diagnosis.

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Anxiety disorders. Nat Rev Dis Primers 3, 17025 (2017).

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