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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you
User :   Hi Doctor
User :   I need help
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
proceed with your queries
User :   Actually one of my cousin is severely suffering from OCD ( Obsseisive Compulsive Disorder) and he know about but dont know how to get treated.
User :   and from where to get the best treatment
Doctor :  
OCD is a mental disorder
Doctor :   what are the complaints he has
User :   he keeps washing his hand many times
User :   he is afraid of touching objects
Doctor :   ok

User :   he will use polythene, cloth to open door handles
User :   This is from last 12-15 years
Doctor :   ok

Doctor :  
is he taking any medications
User :   No treatment as he was not aware of this problem
User :   No
User :   He thought it was normal
Doctor :  
ObsessiveĆ¢??compulsive disorder (OCD) is a mental disorder characterized by intrusive thoughts that produce anxiety, by repetitive behaviors aimed at reducing anxiety, or by combinations of such thoughts (obsessions) and behaviors (compulsions)
User :   It is in extreme stage now
User :   He lives with us so we are also getting effected now
Doctor :   you needs to take him to a psychiatrist
Doctor :  
so that he can be put on some medications
User :   Please advice us how to get the best treatment
User :   Hello
Doctor :  
as a told you you need to take him to psychiatrist
Doctor :   are you there

User :   Hello Doctor are you there
Doctor :   yes

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