Case series: Sensory intolerance as a primary symptom of pediatric OCD.

TitleCase series: Sensory intolerance as a primary symptom of pediatric OCD.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsHazen, EP, Reichert EL, Piacentini JC, Miguel EC, do Rosario MC, Pauls D, Geller DA
JournalAnnals of clinical psychiatry : official journal of the American Academy of Clinical Psychiatrists
Volume20
Issue4
Pagination199-203
Date Published2008 Oct-Dec
ISSN1547-3325
KeywordsAdolescent, Arousal, Attention, Child, Comorbidity, Female, Humans, Male, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Personality Assessment, Psychometrics, Risk Factors, Sensation Disorders, Sensory Gating, Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors, Tourette Syndrome
Abstract

Marked intolerance or intrusive re-experiencing of ordinary sensory stimuli that in turn drive functionally impairing compulsive behaviors are occasionally seen in young children with OCD.

DOI10.1002/jts.20444
Alternate JournalAnn Clin Psychiatry