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Attack of Panic Evaluation
- High blood pressure
- Rapid breathing
- Rapid pulse
- Severe anxiety
- Excessive sweating
Most people with panic attacks require a psychiatric evaluation.
Tests that may be used to evaluate panic attacks include:
Less commonly performed tests that may be used to evaluate panic attacks include:
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PubMed Attack of Panic References
- Goodwin R, Olfson M. Treatment of panic attack and risk of major depressive disorder in the community. Am J Psychiatry. 2001 Jul;158(7):1146-8. 
- Goodwin RD, Lieb R, Hoefler M, Pfister H, Bittner A, Beesdo K, Wittchen HU. Panic attack as a risk factor for severe psychopathology. Am J Psychiatry. 2004 Dec;161(12):2207-14. 
- Watanabe A, Nakao K, Tokuyama M, Takeda M. Prediction of first episode of panic attack among white-collar workers. Psychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2005 Apr;59(2):119-26.