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Vol 18, No 1 (2021)
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Obsessive-compulsive disorder with a poor insight-clinical case

Szymon Bazaniak1, Marta Boczkowska12
Psychiatria 2021;18(1):68-71.


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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