Claustrophobia is the irrational fear of confined spaces.
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Agoraphobia is a fear of being in situations where escape might be difficult, or help wouldn't be available if things go wrong.
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Important: If you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.