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Avoidant Personality Disorder Underlying Cause
The cause for avoidant personality disorder is unknown.
PubMed Avoidant Personality Disorder References
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- Ralevski E, Sanislow CA, Grilo CM, et al. Avoidant personality disorder and social phobia: distinct enough to be separate disorders? Acta Psychiatr Scand. 2005 Sep;112(3):208-14.