5 Tips for Reducing Scanxiety | Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Irritability, sweaty palms, increased heart rate, and nausea are common symptoms many patients experience when preparing for an upcoming exam. This feeling of apprehension and discomfort is called scanxiety, which aptly refers to the anxiety or worry patients often feel before undergoing a scan or receiving the results of an examination. “Anxiety often comes when … Continued

Source: 5 Tips for Reducing Scanxiety | Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

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