an umbrella term for those suffering with symptoms typical of a panic attack but without exceeding four somatic or cognitive symptoms during which the individual will feel an intense degree of fear or discomfort.

LIMITED SYMPTOM ATTACK: "When a patient displays symptoms of a panic attack, but those symptoms aren't in abundance (greater than 4), they're diagnosed as having a limited symptom attack."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "LIMITED SYMPTOM ATTACK," in, April 7, 2013, (accessed October 19, 2021).