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“Schizo-Obsessive” Subtype: Obsessions and Delusions

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  07 November 2014


The comorbidity of schizophrenia and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) might be approached from two different directions. One is the OCD with psychotic features, and the other is the schizophrenic patient with OCD.

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