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A.I. Health Assistant Causes for Anxiety Resembling Obsessive - Compulsive Disorder

The list below shows results from the use of our A.I. Health Assistant by Buoy users who experienced anxiety resembling obsessive-compulsive disorder. This list does not constitute medical advice.

  1. 1.Obsessive - Compulsive Disorder (Ocd)

    Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a type of anxiety disorder. It entails frequent, upsetting thoughts called obsessions. To try to control the thoughts, one feels an overwhelming urge to repeat certain rituals or behaviors. These are called compulsions.

    40-50% of people get better with treatment.

    Rarity:
    Rare
    Top Symptoms:
    impaired social or occupational functioning, anxiety, aggression, anxiety resembling obsessive-compulsive disorder, repetitive patterns of behavior
    Symptoms that always occur with obsessive-compulsive disorder (ocd):
    anxiety resembling obsessive-compulsive disorder, impaired social or occupational functioning
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor
  2. 2.Depression

    Depression is a mental disorder in which a person feels constantly sad, hopeless, discouraged, and loses interest in activities and life on more days than not. These symptoms interfere with daily life, work, and friendships.

    Depression's course is highly variable, and it may last weeks, months, or years.

    Rarity:
    Common
    Top Symptoms:
    fatigue, depressed mood, headache, anxiety, irritability
    Symptoms that always occur with depression:
    depressed mood
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor

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  3. 3.Panic or Anxiety Attack(s)

    Panic or anxiety attacks are sudden feelings of intense fear or stress without true danger. Symptoms usually peak and then decrease within minutes. One may feel as if they are losing control or have physical symptoms like sweating or a racing heart. A panic attack can be a very scary experience and should be taken seriously.

    Depending on recurrence

    Rarity:
    Common
    Symptoms that always occur with panic or anxiety attack(s):
    anxiety or anxiety/panic attacks
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor
  4. 4.Generalized Anxiety Disorder (Gad)

    Anxiety is a common emotion from time to time; however, persistent, excessive, and unrealistic worrying are signs of generalized anxiety disorder. Generalized anxiety disorder is diagnosed when a person worries more days than not for at least six months and has symptoms like fatigue, muscle tension, difficulty concentrating, and irritability.

    With long-term care, symptoms can be controlled with talk therapy, medication, and self-care.

    Rarity:
    Common
    Top Symptoms:
    fatigue, trouble sleeping, general anxiety (stress), irritability, nausea
    Symptoms that always occur with generalized anxiety disorder (gad):
    general anxiety (stress)
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor
  5. 5.Panic Disorder

    Panic disorder is a type of anxiety disorder. It causes panic attacks, which are sudden feelings of terror without true danger. One may feel as if they are losing control or have physical symptoms like sweating or a racing heart.

    Chronic with relapses

    Rarity:
    Common
    Top Symptoms:
    anxiety, abdominal pain (stomach ache), nausea, stomach bloating, depressed mood
    Symptoms that always occur with panic disorder:
    anxiety
    Symptoms that never occur with panic disorder:
    agoraphobia
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor

Questions Your Doctor May Ask About Anxiety Resembling Obsessive - Compulsive Disorder

  • Q.Are you feeling irritable (easily made upset)?
  • Q.Have you been feeling more tired than usual, lethargic or fatigued despite sleeping a normal amount?
  • Q.Are you having difficulty concentrating or thinking through daily activities?
  • Q.Do you notice your heart beating hard, rapidly, or irregularly (also called palpitations)?

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Anxiety Resembling Obsessive - Compulsive Disorder Symptom Checker Statistics

  • People who have experienced anxiety resembling obsessive-compulsive disorder have also experienced:

    • 9% Anxiety
    • 7% Depressed Mood
    • 4% Fatigue
  • People who have experienced anxiety resembling obsessive-compulsive disorder had symptoms persist for:

    • 54% Over a Month
    • 22% Less Than a Day
    • 11% Less Than a Week
  • People who have experienced anxiety resembling obsessive-compulsive disorder were most often matched with:

    • 36% Depression
    • 36% Panic or Anxiety Attack(s)
    • 27% Obsessive - Compulsive Disorder (Ocd)
  • Source: Aggregated and anonymized results from visits to the Buoy AI health assistant (check it out by clicking on “Take Quiz”).

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