Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
What is affected in the Human Body
To be OCD the following must apply;
They must have obsessions and or compulsions
They may not realize that they are that bad
There obsessions/compulsions are very time consuming
trying to ignore thoughts
Sometimes difficult to diagnose because it can be confused with other illnesses
- Doctors do lab test, psychological evaluations, physical exam
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