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Avoidant Attachment Strategy and Illness

Avoidant adult patients with higher avoidance scores were more likely to be diagnosed with breast cancer, somatoform disease, reflux disease, skin pigmentation disorder, psoriasis, and more severe tinnitus. They had a greater incidence of ulcerative colitis than patients with the genetic marker for ulcerative colitis, but who are not Avoidant.

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