2000 suplement 3


Volume 9, suplement 3


Obsessive-compulsive syndrome with a clinical picture of the so-called OCD spectrum: case report

1. II Oddziału Psychiatrycznego Szpitala Centrum PsychiatriiSamodzielnego Publicznego Zakładu Opieki Zdrowotnej w Katowicach
Postępy Psychiatrii i Neurologii, 2000, suplement 3 (11), 87-92
Keywords: obsessive-compulsive disorder, OCD spectrum, diagnostics, case report


A case is described representinga particular pattern of obsessive-compulsive symptoms including these of diseases belonging to theso-called DCD spectrum. Considerable difficultiesin continuation of multilevel therapy of this patientare due to the late beginning of appropriate treatment,as well as to his extremely bizarre behavioursand symbiotic relationship with his mother.

Address for correspondence:
Dr Maciej Żerdziński, II Oddział Psychiatryczny
Szpitala Centrum Psychiatrii Samodzielnego Publicznego Zakładu Opieki Zdrowotnej,
ul. Korczaka 27, 40-340 Katowice