Pregnancy-Onset Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder : Clinical Features , Comorbidity , and Associated Factors

@inproceedings{Kaya2015PregnancyOnsetOD,
  title={Pregnancy-Onset Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder : Clinical Features , Comorbidity , and Associated Factors},
  author={Veli Kaya and Faruk Uğuz and Mine Sahingoz and Kazım Gezginç},
  year={2015}
}
Objective: The prevalence rate of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) was found to be higher in women during pregnancy and puerperium than that estimated in the general population. Additionally, the symptomatology of OCD shows several variations during the lifetime of women. Objective of the current study was to examine the clinical characteristics and comorbidity with other anxiety and mood disorders of pregnancy-onset obsessive-compulsive disorder (POCD) and to investigate factors related to… CONTINUE READING