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Neurobiology

Catherine Mancini, Michael Van Ameringen, Beth Patterson and Mark H. Pollack

in Generalized Anxiety Disorders

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199557837
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199607341 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199557837.003.0004

Series: Oxford Psychiatry Library

Neurobiology

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• The study of neurobiology in generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) is in its infancy. • Key neurological structures thought to be involved in GAD include the amygdala and insula.

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Subjects: Psychiatry

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