obsessive-compulsive personality disorder

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obsessive-compulsive personality disorder

n.
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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831 followed by emotionally unstable impulsive type and anankastic personality disorder with phi correlations of 0.
930 for definite cases) and anankastic personality disorder (rater one assessed 14 patients and rater 2 assessed 16 patients and joint agreement was found in 14 patients (phi correlation of 0.