PANS and PANDAS are infection-induced autoimmune conditions that disrupt a patient's normal neurologic functioning, resulting in a sudden onset of obsessive-compulsive
disorder (OCD) and/or motor tics.
Given the previous findings in the literature, relationships between obsessive-compulsive
symptoms and dissociation may be explained in several ways.
symptoms: The contribution of obsessional beliefs and experiential avoidance.
The SRIs are also useful for body dysmorphic disorder, hypochondriasis, obsessive-compulsive
symptoms in Tourette's disorder, and possibly (albeit with relatively less robust responses) in hair-pulling disorder (trichotillomania), excoriation (skin-picking) disorder, so-called compulsive sexual behaviour, and pathological gambling.
The findings imply that obsessive-compulsive
symptoms are independent of psychosis and not a result of schizophrenia in a substantial proportion of patients with schizo-obsessive disorder, the investigators suggested.
These and other issues are addressed in the Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive
and Related Disorders.
locus of control), schema attitudes and their interaction in the obsessive-compulsive
disorder of patients in Iran.
Association of the serotonin transporter promoter regulatory region polymorphism and obsessive-compulsive
Frequency of obsessive-compulsive
disorder in a community sample of young adolescents.
disorder (OCD) frequently starts during childhood or adolescence (e.
The present study examines how muscle dysmorphia (MD), a clinically significant preoccupation that one's body is inadequately muscular, relates to trait anxiety and obsessive-compulsive
The Food and Drug Administration has approved humanitarian use of Medtronic's experimental deep brain stimulation device to treat severe obsessive-compulsive
We believe that this is the first demonstration of an association between levetiracetam and symptoms related to obsessive-compulsive
Cognitive Therapy for Obsessive-Compulsive
Disorder: A Guide for Professionals.
95) deals with the problems arising from Obsessive-Compulsive
Disorder (OCD) and provides readers with insights and skills for effectively coping, thereby enabling them to have courage, hope, and choices.