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Table 2 Severity and domains of anxiety as assessed by gold-standard (psychiatrist using ICD-10 criteria)

From: Sinhala translation of the Perinatal Anxiety Screening Scale: a valid and reliable tool to detect anxiety disorders among antenatal women

Severity of anxiety Frequency Percentage (%)
Mild 47 58.02
Moderate 31 38.27
Severe 03 3.71
Domains of anxiety
 Generalized anxiety disorder 30 37.03
 OCD 02 2.46
 Phobias (blood and injection) 32 39.5
 Social phobia 06 7.4
 Specific fear (Child birth) 04 4.93
 PTSD 01 1.23
 Panic disorder 06 7.4