obsessive-compulsive personality disorder

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obsessive-compulsive personality disorder

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A personality disorder characterized by preoccupation with orderliness, control, detail, and rules, often involving extreme inflexibility and excessive devotion to strict moral, ethical, or quality standards. It is distinguished from obsessive-compulsive disorder by the absence of recurrent, intrusive obsessions or compulsions.
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50) Most common personality disorders were obsessive compulsive personality disorder (46%) and avoidant (31%).
Individuals with obsessive compulsive personality disorder (OCPD) are preoccupied with mental and interpersonal control and orderliness, and are considered rigid, obstinate, and perfectionistic.
OCD and Obsessive Compulsive Personality Disorder ( OCPD) are two different conditions, one is a condition of anxiety ( OCD) while the other is a personality trait ( OCPD).
Although the names are similar, the DSM Axis I diagnosis of OCD differs from the Axis II obsessive compulsive personality disorder (OCPD).
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