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An obsessive compulsive disorder case mixed with the very early onset schizophrenia


Marmara Universitesi Tip Fakultesi Pendik Egitim ve Arastirma Hastanesi Cocuk ve Ergen Psikiyatrisi AD


Kocaeli Universitesi Tip Fakultesi Cocuk ve Ergen Psikiyatrisi AD

Alpha Psychiatry 2017; 18: Supplement 32-35
DOI: 10.5455/apd.236223
Read: 433 Downloads: 261 Published: 01 February 2017

Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a psychiatric disorder which seen with recurrent obsessions and/or compulsions, chronic, demonstrate periodic course and affects social and daily functions of the individual considerably. Studies shown that about half of the adult patients with a diagnosis of OCD; the onset of disease in childhood or adolescence. Early onset is associated with more severe symptoms, more comorbidities and bad course of disease. In cases with early-onset OCD may also occur psychotic symptoms; difficulties being experienced for the diagnosis, treatment and follow-up process of these cases. In this case report it has been studied the differential diagnosis of an OCD case mixed with early onset schizophrenia. [Anadolu Psikiyatri Derg 2017; 18(0.100): 32-35]

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