Biological Psychiatry volume 59, issue 5, P424-429 DOI: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2005.08.012

Association between Amygdala Hyperactivity to Harsh Faces and Severity of Social Anxiety in Generalized Social Phobia

K. Luan Phan, Daniel A. Fitzgerald, Pradeep J. Nathan, Manuel E. Tancer
Abstract: Our findings suggest that amygdala activation to interpersonal threat can be specifically linked to the severity of social anxiety symptoms of individual GSP patients, and thus, may serve as a useful functional marker of disease severity.

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