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International OCD Foundation – What Causes OCD?

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While, we still do not know the exact cause or causes of OCD, research suggests that differences in the brain and genes of those affected may play a role.

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

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Nov 9, 2016 ... Essential information on obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), the various types , causes, signs, symptoms, diagnosis, and an overview of ...

What Causes OCD - OCD Education Station

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What Doesn't Cause OCD. OCD is a disorder that has a neurobiological basis. Using neuroimaging technologies in which pictures of the brain and its ...

CAMH: What causes OCD?

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Despite considerable research into the possible causes of OCD, no clear answer has emerged. As with most psychiatric conditions, different factors may be ...

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Symptoms, Causes and Effects

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Obsessive-compulsive disorder, or OCD, is an anxiety disorder that ... Severe cases of OCD can cause an extreme amount of distress, and the disorder can ...

OCD in Children and Adults: Symptoms, Causes, and More - WebMD

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WebMD explains obsessive-compulsive disorder, or OCD, including its causes, symptoms, and treatment.

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Causes, Symptoms - WebMD

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Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a type of mental illness that causes repeated unwanted thoughts. To get rid of the thoughts, a person with OCD does  ...

Neurobiology of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder - Westwood ...

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This is the situation people with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) confront ... Initially, researchers did not know what caused OCD and many psychiatrists ...

NIMH » Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

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Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is an anxiety disorder and is characterized by recurrent, ... The causes of OCD are unknown, but risk factors include: ...

OCD (Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder)

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While researchers have not yet identified any gene that causes OCD, there is some evidence that genetics may affect who develops the disorder. Children who  ...

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What Causes Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)? - Beyond OCD

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Unfortunately, research has been unable to point to any definitive cause or causes of OCD. It is believed that OCD likely is the result of a combination of ...

What causes OCD? | OCD-UK

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Below is a summary of some of the suggested theories around the cause of OCD. Biological factors relating to the possible causes of OCD are an area of ...

Symptoms and causes - Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD ...

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Sep 17, 2016 ... OCD obsessions are repeated, persistent and unwanted thoughts, urges or images that are intrusive and cause distress or anxiety. You might ...