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Agyrophobia (or Dromophobia ) is a case of [1 ] specific phobia, the irrational fear that crossing roads will cause bodily harm to oneself, even if no actual threat is posed. [2 ] [3 ] [4 ]
phobia is considered independent from the fear of cars, as even crossing a deserted intersection still initiates the fear reaction. [ ] citation needed
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^ Dobson, Roger (18 January 1998). "Don't panic - it's only a phobia". The Independent on Sunday, London, UK . Retrieved 2009-08-16.
^ Salter, Rosa (5 September 1999). "FEARS RUN RAMPANT ON CALIFORNIA PHOBIA-PHILE'S OFFBEAT WEB PAGE". The Morning Call, Pennsylvania, USA (susbcription required) . Retrieved 2009-08-16.
^ Gupta, Tanuja Das (18 September 2001). "Meow Meow: The Road Not Taken...". The Times of India, Mumbai, India . Retrieved 2009-08-16.