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Is agoraphobia common?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Up to 3 and a half million Americans or 1 in 20 people suffer the fear of panic known as agoraphobia. At its most extreme, people may not be able to leave their homes. Watch Dr. Oz talk about panic and agoraphobia.


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