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T Nagata, H Yamada, AR Teo, C Yoshimura, T Nakajima and I van Vliet
Abstract
Severe social withdrawal (called hikikomori, and defined as isolation lasting more than six months and not due to an apparent mental disorder) has drawn increasing public attention in Japan. It is unclear whether hikikomori is merely a symptom or syndrome of social withdrawal.
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Panic disorder, Anxiety disorders, Mental disorder, Fear, Agoraphobia, Social anxiety, Anxiety disorder, Social anxiety disorder
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