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Psyche Social versus Specific Phobia!

Social phobia differs from specific phobia in which of the following ways?

A. Focus or nature of the fear
B. Duration of the illness
C. Absence of panic attacks
D. Degree of avoidance of the situation
E. Recurrent nature of the fear
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A. Social phobia might be also considered a specific phobia under
some circumstances and is very similar in duration, progression,
symptoms, and patient avoidance. The real difference is the nature
of the fear—in social phobia this is characterized by social situations.
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