olfactory reference syndrome


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olfactory reference syndrome

Psychiatry A condition in which a person complains of unpleasant odors emanating from the skin or from a specific body orifice, unrelated to any physiologic process. See Halitosis, Odors, Olfactory hallucination.
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Olfactory reference syndrome (ORS) is characterised by the erroneous belief that one emits a foul or unpleasant body odour.
Successful treatment of olfactory reference syndrome with paroxetine.
Is olfactory reference syndrome (ORS) a delusional disorder that has somatic characteristics or an obsessive compulsive spectrum disorder?
Is olfactory reference syndrome an obsessive-compulsive spectrum disorder?
Patients with olfactory reference syndrome have high rates of clinical depression and other comorbid psychiatric disorders, and nearly half of them do not seek psychiatric treatment for their perceived order.
Olfactory reference syndrome (ORS) is a preoccupation with the belief that one emits a foul or offensive body odor that is not perceived by other people, said lead study investigator Dr.
Flegar SJ, Vythilingum B, Stein DJ, Lochner C: Olfactory reference syndrome in DSM-V.
Davidson M, Mukherjee S: Progression of Olfactory Reference Syndrome to Mania: a case report.
Dr Lawrence does not explicitly consider a diagnosis of olfactory reference syndrome (ORS).
Successful treatment with amisulpride for the progression of olfactory reference syndrome to schizophrenia.
Patients with olfactory reference syndrome (ORS) falsely believe they emit an offensive body odor.
Olfactory reference syndrome (ORS) has been described around the world for more than a century.