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


Unver H., BİNGÖL KARAGÖZ D., Cakin Memik N.

ANADOLU PSIKIYATRI DERGISI-ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRY, cilt.18, ss.32-35, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 18
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5455/apd.236223
  • Dergi Adı: ANADOLU PSIKIYATRI DERGISI-ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.32-35

Özet

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.