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Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

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This variable appears in different sections of the individual studies.

O1Bothered by unpleasant thoughts like dirty hands/germsV04805
O2Other unpleasant and persistent thoughtsV04815
O4Some thoughts seemed unreasonableV04820
O5OCD thoughts returned regardless of effort to resistV04821
O6Talked to professional about thoughtsV04825
O7OCD interfere with life/work or difficulty w/ friends/rels or upsetV04827
O8Age 1st time had unpleasant thoughtsV04829
O8AAge 1st time had unpleasant thoughtsV04830
O8BLast time unable to get rid of unpleasant thoughtsV04831
O8B1Age last time had unpleasant thoughtsV04832
O9Engage in foolish repetitive behaviorV04833
O10Engage in compulsive orderingV04834
O11Period of several weeks when couldn't resist counting thingsV04838
O12Compulsion to repeat things over and overV04839
O14Thought compulsions were unreasonableV04843
O15Talked to professional about OCD behaviorV04907O53A
O16OCD interfere with life/work or difficulty w/ friends/rel or upsetV04845
O171st time had to do any of these things-RB, PG 79V04850
O17AAge 1st time had unpleasant thoughtsV04851
O17BLast time had to do any of these thingsV04853
O17B1Age last time had unpleasant thoughtsV04855

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