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How do you know if obsessive compulsive disorder?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Obssesive compulsive

Ocd is defined as a anxiety disorder with endless cycles of repeatative thoughts and bahaviour.Recurring thoghts and fears they can not control.
Anxiety produced by these thoughts leads to perform certain rituals or routines.There is fear of jerms and diseases, or making mistakes etc.It can present with repeatative washing of hands or bathing or many other tasks.Person is aware but cannot stop.

In brief: Obssesive compulsive

Ocd is defined as a anxiety disorder with endless cycles of repeatative thoughts and bahaviour.Recurring thoghts and fears they can not control.
Anxiety produced by these thoughts leads to perform certain rituals or routines.There is fear of jerms and diseases, or making mistakes etc.It can present with repeatative washing of hands or bathing or many other tasks.Person is aware but cannot stop.
Dr. Yash Khanna
Dr. Yash Khanna
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Dr. Andrew Berry
Clinical Psychology

In brief: EVAL

Get a psychiatric evaluation for OCD symptomology and severity, and possible medication management.
Then get a referral to a reputable clinician who specializes in OCD.

In brief: EVAL

Get a psychiatric evaluation for OCD symptomology and severity, and possible medication management.
Then get a referral to a reputable clinician who specializes in OCD.
Dr. Andrew Berry
Dr. Andrew Berry
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