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Phobic disorders are intense, persistent, and recurrent fears of certain objects (such as snakes, spiders, or blood) or situations (like heights, speaking in front of a group, and public places). These things may trigger a panic attack. Social phobia and agoraphobia are examples of phobic disorders.

From: Anxiety and Panic WebMD Medical Reference

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National Institute of Mental Health.

Reviewed by Joseph Goldberg on May 10, 2018

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National Institute of Mental Health.

Reviewed by Joseph Goldberg on May 10, 2018

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