What is anankastic personality disorder?
The personality disorders are a group of mental illnesses that are not psychotic illnesses, but are instead illnesses that cause a patient to have thoughts and ways of functioning that interfere with his or her ability to deal with life. For example, a patient with antisocial personality disorder may have difficulty following rules to the point that he ends up in jail or gets fired from job after job.
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Anankastic personality disorder is an obsessive-compulsive personality disorder in which the patient cannot be satisfied with anything that he feels...
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