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Symptom Checker

Step 4: Read and complete the decision guide to learn more about your symptoms.


Based on your answers, you may have anxiety due to a medical condition.

Anxiety can sometimes be produced by a non-psychiatric physical illness. Heart disease may cause anxiety and dread. An overactive thyroid may cause jitters. Respiratory conditions, like asthma or chronic lung diseases can cause anxiety symptoms. It's important to check your general health with your primary care provider to see if an underlying medical condition can be treated.

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