Genetics

A significantly higher concordance rate was found for monozygotic twins than for dizygotic twins. (40> Of the first-degree relatives of patients with childhood-onset OCD, 35 per cent are also afflicted with the disorder. (41.> Although this high rate is possibly related to the early-onset subtype, it nevertheless suggests a genetic component in OCD. Genetic research has yet to find abnormalities at the 5-HT transporter gene level. A recent study exploring the polymorphism of the promoter region of the gene for the 5-HT transporter failed to identify any differences between patients with OCD and controls. (42>

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