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A 32-year-old female asked:

Please help a sudden intense of fear, everytime i wake in the nyt, chest pain, worries, tingling in my feet is it still anxiety?normal 2decho, ecg, stress t

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Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry 42 years experience
Panic attacks likely: Your symptoms would be alarming for most people, and i'm glad you've had a cardiac workup that's turned out normal. Good for you. Your symptoms are also very common in panic disorder -- including waking in the night with panic attacks. A psychiatrist should be able to help you with these attacks, and i see you're also in "behavior therapy." the two can work well together for you.

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Last updated Jan 30, 2015

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