Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Evaluation
The evaluation of obsessive compulsive disorder, includes an interview by a psychologist or psychiatrist.
Special questionnaires and tests have been developed to aid in the diagnosis of obsessive compulsive disorder.
Laboratory testing may be needed to exclude any disease process that might cause symptoms similar to obsessive compulsive disorder.
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