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obsession/ob·ses·sion/ (ob-sesh´un) a persistent unwanted idea or impulse that cannot be eliminated by reasoning.obses´sive
obsessionPsychiatry 'Recurrent & persistent thoughts, impulses, or images (that are perceived) … as intrusive and inappropriate and cause marked anxiety or distress'
obsessionA compulsive preoccupation with an idea or an emotion, often unwanted or unreasonable, and usually associated with anxiety.
Patient discussion about obsession
Q. Relation between bipolar & obsessive compulsive disorder. Is there any relation between bipolar and obsessive compulsive disorder? I ask you this because I have many answers so I have to choose one. Sorry I can’t post all which I know. Excuse me!
Q. What Is OCD? I have heard the term OCD on T.V and wanted to find out- what exactly is this syndrome?