Co-Morbidity of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder with Motor Tics in an Eight Year–Old Boy

AUTHORS

Mina Zarei 1 , Reza Bidaki 2 , * , Soraya Saberi 3 , Leili Khorasani 3 , Mitra Hakim-Shooshtari 4

AUTHORS INFORMATION

1 Department General Physician, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2 Department of Psychiatry, Rafsanjan University of Medical Sciences, Rafsanjan, Iran

3 Department Psychology, Rafsanjan University of Medical Sciences, Rafsanjan, Iran

4 Department of Psychiatry, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

ARTICLE INFORMATION

Zahedan Journal of Research in Medical Sciences: 15 (2); e93128
Published Online: October 28, 2012
Article Type: Case Report
Received: May 30, 2011
Accepted: August 24, 2011

Crossmark

CHEKING

READ FULL TEXT
Abstract

Obsessive-Compulsive Disease (OCD) incidence rate in children and adolescents is about 1-2 percent males develop the disease more than females and it clearly is associated with attentiondeficithyperactivity disorder (ADHD), depression and body dysmorphic disorder. Regarding the fact that initial diagnosis and treatment of disorders with OCD in children can protect them from further problems in their life, in this study, the premature OCD with motor tic disorder in an 8-year-old boy is reported.

Keywords

Obsessive-Compulsive disorder Tic Children

© 2013, Zahedan Journal of Research in Medical Sciences. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/) which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
Fulltext

The full text of this article is available on the PDF file.

References
  • 1. The References of this article are available on the PDF file.
  • COMMENTS

    LEAVE A COMMENT HERE: