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Can people with generalized anxiety disorders have other disorders?

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Yes. They often have other anxiety disorders (like panic disorder or phobias), obsessive-compulsive disorder, clinical depression, or additional problems with drug or alcohol misuse.

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National Institute of Mental Health.

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on September 2, 2020

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National Institute of Mental Health.

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on September 2, 2020

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