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Disease Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Name Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Synonyms Anankastic Personalities | Anankastic Personality | Disorder, Obsessive-Compulsive | Disorders, Obsessive-Compulsive | Neuroses, Obsessive-Compulsive | Neurosis, Obsessive Compulsive | Neurosis, Obsessive-Compulsive | Obsessive Compulsive Disorder | Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders | Obsessive-Compulsive Neuroses | Obsessive-Compulsive Neurosis | OCD | Personalities, Anankastic | Personality, Anankastic
Definition An anxiety disorder characterized by recurrent, persistent obsessions or compulsions. Obsessions are the intrusive ideas, thoughts, or images that are experienced as senseless or repugnant. Compulsions are repetitive and seemingly purposeful behavior which the individual generally recognizes as senseless and from which the individual does not derive pleasure although it may provide a release from tension.
Categories Mental disorder
MeSH® ID D009771
OMIM® ID 164230
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DiseasesMental Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Anxiety Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references

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Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
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