Is there a medical term that defines when a person gets uncontrollably scared during a frightening action, such as on a roller coaster ride when it is going fast and turns a person upside-down and they scream and cry out of control?
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It's called panic. The problem here is that it can be caused by something real, like a roller coaster ride, in which case it might be an extreme but not abnormal reaction to an outside stimulus, or by nothing at all, in which case it's a symptom of one kind of anxiety disorder or other: panic disorder is one candidate. Just because someone panics on a roller coaster, however, is no reason to assume that they have panic disorder.