Vol 18, No 1 (2021)
Case report
Published online: 2020-10-13
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Obsessive-compulsive disorder with a poor insight-clinical case

Szymon Bazaniak, Marta Boczkowska
DOI: 10.5603/PSYCH.a2020.0040
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Psychiatria 2021;18(1):68-71.

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Abstract

The aim of the study is to present a clinical description of a patient with diagnosis of schizophrenia and was suffering
from obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). Schizophrenia may be characterized by symptoms from the spectrum of
anankastic behaviour that fall under the clinical picture of this nosological unit. There are also possibilities for the existence
OCD with poor insight, which would be describe improperly such as schizophrenia. Content of work recommended
for publication on the subject of psychopathological schizophrenia and obsessive-compulsive disorder in the context of
diagnostic difficulties with other diseases.

Abstract

The aim of the study is to present a clinical description of a patient with diagnosis of schizophrenia and was suffering
from obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). Schizophrenia may be characterized by symptoms from the spectrum of
anankastic behaviour that fall under the clinical picture of this nosological unit. There are also possibilities for the existence
OCD with poor insight, which would be describe improperly such as schizophrenia. Content of work recommended
for publication on the subject of psychopathological schizophrenia and obsessive-compulsive disorder in the context of
diagnostic difficulties with other diseases.

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Keywords

OCD, schizophrenia, comorbidity, diagnosis

About this article
Title

Obsessive-compulsive disorder with a poor insight-clinical case

Journal

Psychiatria (Psychiatry)

Issue

Vol 18, No 1 (2021)

Article type

Case report

Pages

68-71

Published online

2020-10-13

DOI

10.5603/PSYCH.a2020.0040

Bibliographic record

Psychiatria 2021;18(1):68-71.

Keywords

OCD
schizophrenia
comorbidity
diagnosis

Authors

Szymon Bazaniak
Marta Boczkowska

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