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What have we learned from brain imaging of OCD patients?

Brain imaging has uncovered some understanding of obsessive compulsive disorder. Wayne Goodman, MD, chairman of the Department of Psychiatry at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, explains what we've learned about OCD from brain scanning.

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