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Obsessive–Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Obsessive–Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is characterized by intrusive thoughts that produce uneasiness, apprehension, fear or worry (obsessions), repetitive behaviors aimed at reducing the associated anxiety (compulsions), or a combination of such obsessions and compulsions. Symptoms include excessive washing or cleaning, repeated checking, preoccupation with sexual, violent or religious thoughts, aversion to particular numbers.