panic reaction

noun
variants: or less commonly panic state

Definition of panic reaction

: an acute overwhelming attack of fear or anxiety producing personality disorganization that may persist

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“Panic reaction.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/panic%20reaction. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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