Summary: Compulsion to pull out one's hair.
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- TrichotillomaniaGiuseppe Hautmann
Department of Dermatology, University of Florence, Italy
J Am Acad Dermatol 46:807-21; quiz 822-6. 2002b>Trichotillomania is a neglected psychiatric disorder with dermatologic expression that has only recently received research attention. On the basis of clinical data, trichotillomania appears to be far more common than previously believed...
- Treatment of trichotillomania with behavioral therapy or fluoxetine: a randomized, waiting-list controlled studyAgnes van Minnen
Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:517-22. 2003..Both behavioral therapy (BT) and serotonin reuptake inhibitors have been reported effective in the treatment of trichotillomania. This study examines the efficacy of BT and fluoxetine hydrochloride compared with a waiting-list (WL) ..
- Trichotillomania and co-morbid psychiatric disorders in a 10-year-old boyLauren Kotcher
J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 17:137-41. 2007
- Addicted to hair pulling? How an alternate model of trichotillomania may improve treatment outcomeJon E Grant
Psychiatry Department, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
Harv Rev Psychiatry 15:80-5. 2007
- Sleep-isolated trichotillomania: a survey of dermatologistsCarli Murphy
Illinois Neurological Institute Sleep Center, Peoria, IL, USA
J Clin Sleep Med 3:719-21. 2007To determine whether sleep-isolated trichotillomania has been recognized or suspected by dermatologists.
- Motor inhibition and cognitive flexibility in obsessive-compulsive disorder and trichotillomaniaSamuel R Chamberlain
Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Box 189, Cambridge, UK
Am J Psychiatry 163:1282-4. 2006Problems with inhibiting certain pathological behaviors are integral to obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), trichotillomania, and other putative obsessive-compulsive spectrum disorders...
- A neuropsychological comparison of obsessive-compulsive disorder and trichotillomaniaSamuel R Chamberlain
Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
Neuropsychologia 45:654-62. 2007Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and trichotillomania (compulsive hair-pulling) share overlapping co-morbidity, familial transmission, and phenomenology...
- Dermoscopic clues to distinguish trichotillomania from patchy alopecia areataLeonardo Spagnol Abraham
Instituto de Dermatologia e Estética do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
An Bras Dermatol 85:723-6. 2010b>Trichotillomania and patchy alopecia areata have similar clinical and dermoscopic features.
- Motor inhibition in trichotillomania and obsessive-compulsive disorderAntje Bohne
Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, OCD Clinic, Simches Research Building, 2nd Floor, 185 Cambridge Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
J Psychiatr Res 42:141-50. 2008We investigated motor inhibition abilities in trichotillomania (TTM) and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), two disorders characterized by repetitive, intentionally performed behaviors...
- Disordered reward processing and functional connectivity in trichotillomania: a pilot studyMatthew P White
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, 401 Quarry Road, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
J Psychiatr Res 47:1264-72. 2013The neurobiology of Trichotillomania is poorly understood, although there is increasing evidence to suggest that TTM may involve alterations of reward processing...
- Open-label trial of aripiprazole in the treatment of trichotillomaniaMatthew P White
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
J Clin Psychopharmacol 31:503-6. 2011Serotonin reuptake inhibitors have been disappointing in the treatment of trichotillomania (TTM). Recent evidence suggests that medications that modulate dopamine may be helpful in this disorder.
- TrichotillomaniaDeborah E Sah
Department of Dermatology, University of Calfornia, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
Dermatol Ther 21:13-21. 2008Patients with trichotillomania often first present to dermatologists, as patients may be unaware of or deny hair pulling and seek an etiology for their hair loss...
- Investigating SAPAP3 variants in the etiology of obsessive-compulsive disorder and trichotillomania in the South African white populationLeigh Boardman
Division of Molecular Biology and Human Genetics, Department Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Stellenbosch, Tygerberg, South Africa
Compr Psychiatry 52:181-7. 2011..b>Trichotillomania (TTM), a psychiatric disorder characterized by repetitive hairpulling, is presently classified as an impulse ..
- Barbering (fur and whisker trimming) by laboratory mice as a model of human trichotillomania and obsessive-compulsive spectrum disordersJoseph P Garner
Department of Animal Science, University of California, One Shields Avenue, Davis, California 95616, USA
Comp Med 54:216-24. 2004..Barbering' (abnormal whisker- and fur-plucking behavior) in mice resembles human trichotillomania (compulsive hair plucking) in that barbering mice pluck focused areas of hair, and engage in post-plucking ..
- Tourette's syndrome, trichotillomania, and obsessive-compulsive disorder: how closely are they related?Ygor Arzeno Ferrão
Brazilian Obsessive Compulsive Research Consortium, Brazil
Psychiatry Res 170:32-42. 2009The question of whether Tourette's syndrome (TS) and trichotillomania (TTM) are best conceptualized as obsessive-compulsive spectrum disorders was raised by family studies demonstrating a close relationship between TS and obsessive-..
- Barbering in mice: a model for trichotillomaniaBiji T Kurien
Arthritis and Immunology Program, Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation, 825 NE 13th Street, Oklahoma City, OK 73104, USA
BMJ 331:1503-5. 2005
- Trichotillomania associated with the "Friar Tuck sign" and nail-bitingL Dimino-Emme
Department of Dermatology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 44195 5032
Cutis 47:107-10. 1991b>Trichotillomania is a form of traction alopecia resulting from compulsive repetitive removal of one's own hair...
- Cognitive-behavioral therapy for childhood repetitive behavior disorders: tic disorders and trichotillomaniaChristopher A Flessner
Division of Child and Family Psychiatry, Rhode Island Hospital, Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 20:319-28. 2011..Because tic disorders and trichotillomania are the most often studied and most debilitating of these conditions, this article focuses on the efficacy of ..
- DSM-5 field survey: hair-pulling disorder (trichotillomania)Christine Lochner
MRC Unit on Anxiety and Stress Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Stellenbosch, South Africa
Depress Anxiety 29:1025-31. 2012..of this multisite field survey was to examine the DSM-IV-TR criteria, proposed DSM-5 diagnostic criteria, as well as a number of possible additional diagnostic criteria, in patients with hair-pulling disorder (HPD, or trichotillomania).
- Understanding and treating trichotillomania: what we know and what we don't knowDouglas W Woods
Department of Psychology, 211 Garland Hall, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
Psychiatr Clin North Am 29:487-501, ix. 2006This article reviews current issues in the understanding and clinical management of trichotillomania (TTM)...
- Trichotillomania: impact on psychosocial functioning and quality of lifeGretchen J Diefenbach
Anxiety Disorders Center, Institute of Living, Hartford Hospital, 200 Retreat Avenue, Hartford, CT 06106, USA
Behav Res Ther 43:869-84. 2005This study explored the impact of hair pulling on psychosocial functioning for patients diagnosed with trichotillomania (TTM; n = 28)...
- Systematic review: pharmacological and behavioral treatment for trichotillomaniaMichael H Bloch
Yale Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
Biol Psychiatry 62:839-46. 2007b>Trichotillomania is a psychiatric condition characterized by compulsive hair pulling...
- Resistant trichotillomania and risperidoneVesile Senturk
Psychosomatics 43:429-30. 2002
- Lifting the veil on trichotillomaniaSamuel R Chamberlain
Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Box 189, Cambridge, CB2 2QQ UK
Am J Psychiatry 164:568-74. 2007
- Is trichotillomania a stereotypic movement disorder? An analysis of body-focused repetitive behaviors in people with hair-pullingDan J Stein
University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, South Africa
Ann Clin Psychiatry 20:194-8. 2008..is typically diagnosed in people with intellectual disability, and by definition excludes people with trichotillomania (TTM)...
- Genetic correlates in trichotillomania--A case-control association study in the South African Caucasian populationSian M J Hemmings
MRC US Centre for Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Stellenbosch, Tygerberg, South Africa
Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 43:93-101. 2006b>Trichotillomania (TTM), a prevalent and disabling psychiatric disorder characterized by repetitive hair-pulling, is presently classified as an impulse control disorder (ICD)...
- Trichotillomania (hair pulling disorder), skin picking disorder, and stereotypic movement disorder: toward DSM-VDan J Stein
Department of Psychiatry, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, Cape Town, South Africa
Depress Anxiety 27:611-26. 2010In DSM-IV-TR, trichotillomania (TTM) is classified as an impulse control disorder (not classified elsewhere), skin picking lacks its own diagnostic category (but might be diagnosed as an impulse control disorder not otherwise specified), ..
- Trichotillomania and skin-picking: a phenomenological comparisonChristine Lochner
Department of Psychiatry, MRC Unit on Stress and Anxiety Disorder, University of Stellenbosch, Tygerberg, Cape Town, South Africa
Depress Anxiety 15:83-6. 2002Although trichotillomania and pathological skin-picking are both characterized by repetitive self-injurious stereotypic behaviors, the former is classified as an impulse control disorder, while the latter is not given a specific ..
- Reduced brain white matter integrity in trichotillomania: a diffusion tensor imaging studySamuel R Chamberlain
Department of Psychiatry and Medical Research Council, Wellcome Trust Behavioural and Clinical Neurosciences Institute, University of Cambridge, England
Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:965-71. 2010b>Trichotillomania is an Axis I disorder characterized by repetitive, pathological hair pulling.
- Use of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor citalopram in treatment of trichotillomaniaD J Stein
Department of Psychiatry, University of Stellenbosch, Tygerberg, South Africa
Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 247:234-6. 1997Previous trials of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) in the treatment of trichotillomania have provided conflicting data...
- Obsessive-compulsive disorder and trichotillomania: a phenomenological comparisonChristine Lochner
MRC Unit on Anxiety and Stress Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa
BMC Psychiatry 5:2. 2005Similarities between obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and trichotillomania (TTM) have been widely recognized. Nevertheless, there is evidence of important differences between these two disorders...
- Trichotillomania and Pathologic Skin Picking: clinical comparison with an examination of comorbidityBrian L Odlaug
Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
Ann Clin Psychiatry 20:57-63. 2008Pathologic Skin Picking (PSP) and trichotillomania (TTM) are repetitive behaviors presumed to share clinical characteristics...
- An open-label, flexible-dose study of olanzapine in the treatment of trichotillomaniaRege S Stewart
Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 75390 9101
J Clin Psychiatry 64:49-52. 2003Thus far, only selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors have been systematically studied in the treatment of trichotillomania, and the results are conflicting...
- Acceptance-enhanced behavior therapy (AEBT) for trichotillomania and chronic skin picking: exploring the effects of component sequencingChristopher A Flessner
Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
Behav Modif 32:579-94. 2008This pilot study examined the utility of acceptance-enhanced behavior therapy (AEBT) for trichotillomania (TTM) and chronic skin picking (CSP) and the impact of altering treatment sequence on overall treatment efficacy...
- Trichotillomania +/- trichobezoar: revisitedV N Sehgal
Dermato Venereology Skin VD Centre, Sehgal Nursing Home, Panchwati, Azadpur, Delhi and Skin Institute and School of Dermatology, Greater Kailash, New Delhi, India
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 20:911-5. 2006b>Trichotillomania is an intriguing psychosomatic entity in which there is an irresistible desire to pull out the hair from the scalp, eyelashes, eyebrows and other parts of the body...
- A controlled evaluation of acceptance and commitment therapy plus habit reversal for trichotillomaniaDouglas W Woods
Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Grand Hall, P O Box 413, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
Behav Res Ther 44:639-56. 2006..Commitment Therapy/Habit Reversal Training (ACT/HRT) to a waitlist control in the treatment of adults with trichotillomania (TTM). Twenty-five participants (12 treatment and 13 waitlist) completed the trial...
- Cluster analysis of obsessive-compulsive spectrum disorders in patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder: clinical and genetic correlatesChristine Lochner
MRC Unit on Anxiety and Stress Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Stellenbosch, PO Box 19063, Tygerberg, 7505, Cape Town, South Africa
Compr Psychiatry 46:14-9. 2005..Comorbidity of the putative OCSDs in OCD has, however, not often been systematically investigated...
- Laparoscopic removal of a huge gastric trichobezoar in a patient with trichotillomaniaSamer B Shami
Department of Surgery, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 17:197-200. 2007..We present a 19-year-old girl who had trichotillomania with a symptomatic abdominal mass that represented a 17-cm gastric trichobezoar...
- Trichotillomania. Presentation, etiology, diagnosis and therapyK H Walsh
Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Am J Clin Dermatol 2:327-33. 2001b>Trichotillomania (TTM) is an impulse disorder, in which patients chronically pull hair from the scalp and/or other sites...
- Styles of pulling in youths with trichotillomania: exploring differences in symptom severity, phenomenology, and comorbid psychiatric symptomsChristopher A Flessner
Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, USA
Behav Res Ther 46:1055-61. 2008..high-automatic" or "low-automatic" based upon scores obtained on the Milwaukee Inventory for Styles of Trichotillomania-Child Version (MIST-C) using a median-split procedure...
- Characteristics and phenomenology of hair-pulling: an exploration of subtypesP L du Toit
Medical Research Council Unit on Anxiety and Stress Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Stellenbosch, Tygerberg, South Africa
Compr Psychiatry 42:247-56. 2001..differences between the following possible subtypes were investigated: hair-pullers with and without DSM-IV trichotillomania (TTM), oral habits, automatic versus focused hair-pulling, positive versus negative affective cues prior to ..
- Trichotillomania. An overview and guide to understandingS Enos
Psychology Department, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, California 95053-0333, USA
J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 39:10-8. 2001..an irresistible urge to pull out one's hair, which is preceded by tension and followed by relief or pleasure, trichotillomania can cause significant impairment and distress to those who suffer from it...
- An open-label pilot study of naltrexone in childhood-onset trichotillomaniaAvinash De Sousa
Get Well Clinic and Nursing Home, Mumbai, India
J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 18:30-3. 2008This pilot open study evaluates the safety and efficacy of naltrexone in the management of patients with childhood onset trichotillomania (TTM).
- N-acetylcysteine, a glutamate modulator, in the treatment of trichotillomania: a double-blind, placebo-controlled studyJon E Grant
Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 66:756-63. 2009b>Trichotillomania is characterized by repetitive hair pulling that causes noticeable hair loss. Data on the pharmacologic treatment of trichotillomania are limited to conflicting studies of serotonergic medications...
- The Trichotillomania Impact Project (TIP): exploring phenomenology, functional impairment, and treatment utilizationDouglas W Woods
Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, 53211, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 67:1877-88. 2006b>Trichotillomania (TTM) occurs in 0.6% to 3.4% of adults. Questions remain about phenomenological features of the disorder, its impact on functioning, and treatment utilization. The current study (i.e...
- Pediatric trichotillomania: descriptive psychopathology and an open trial of cognitive behavioral therapyDavid F Tolin
Anxiety Disorders Center, The Institute of Living Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT 06106, USA
Cogn Behav Ther 36:129-44. 2007In study 1, 46 children and adolescents with trichotillomania who sought treatment at 2 specialty outpatient clinics were assessed...
- SLITRK1 mutations in trichotillomaniaS Zuchner
Mol Psychiatry 11:887-9. 2006
- Splitting hairs: the 'hamburger sign' in trichotillomaniaMichael C Royer
Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, DC, USA
J Cutan Pathol 33:63-4. 2006A 43-year-old male presented with the clinical findings of patchy alopecia that contained persistent hair and re-growth of hairs of various lengths, consistent with trichotillomania. A biopsy was performed to confirm the diagnosis..
- Cognitive inhibition in trichotillomania and obsessive-compulsive disorderAntje Bohne
Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, OCD Clinic, 9th Floor, 149 Thirteenth Street, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
Behav Res Ther 43:923-42. 2005Cognitive inhibition was investigated in 21 trichotillomania (TTM), 21 obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and 26 healthy control (HC) participants using a block cued directed forgetting task...
- Practice corner: managing trichotillomania--no need to pull your hair outGeorgios Papazisis
Psychiatric Hospital of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
Evid Based Med 13:66-7. 2008
- Trichotillomania: an NREM sleep parasomnia?Carli Murphy
OSF Saint Francis Sleep Disorders Center, Illinois Neurological Institute, Peoria, IL 61637, USA
Neurology 66:1276. 2006
- Trichotillomania (hair pulling) in toddlersHarry H Wright
University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Department of Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Columbia 29208, USA
Psychol Rep 92:228-30. 2003Although the clinical diagnosis of trichotillomania has been observed for more than a century, not until the last decade has there been a focus on this diagnosis in early childhood...
- A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of olanzapine in the treatment of trichotillomaniaMichael Van Ameringen
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
J Clin Psychiatry 71:1336-43. 2010b>Trichotillomania has been considered as part of the obsessive-compulsive disorder spectrum; however, trichotillomania treatment with obsessive-compulsive disorder medications has largely been unsuccessful.
- Loose anagen syndrome as a severity factor for trichotillomaniaK E Thai
Department of Medicine Dermatology, The University of Melbourne, St Vincent s Hospital Melbourne, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065, Australia
Br J Dermatol 147:789-92. 2002..A 4-year-old girl presented with patches of hair loss and a clinical diagnosis of trichotillomania was made. A hair pull test extracted multiple hairs easily and painlessly...
- The relationship of violence and trichotillomaniaSusan Boughn
School of Nursing, College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ 08628 0718, USA
J Nurs Scholarsh 35:165-70. 2003To examine the relationship between violence and the development of trichotillomania (TTM) in women.
- Styles of pulling in trichotillomania: exploring differences in symptom severity, phenomenology, and functional impactChristopher A Flessner
Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
Behav Res Ther 46:345-57. 2008..e., with a compulsive quality) and "automatic" (i.e., with decreased awareness) pulling associated with trichotillomania (TTM), but these constructs have not been assessed using psychometrically sound measures...
- The neuropsychology of trichotillomaniaM A Stanley
University of Texas, Health Science Center at Houston, USA
J Anxiety Disord 11:473-88. 1997The pathophysiology of trichotillomania (TM) is not well understood. Overlap with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) has been proposed, although extant data are inconsistent in this regard...
- The child and adolescent trichotillomania impact project: descriptive psychopathology, comorbidity, functional impairment, and treatment utilizationMartin E Franklin
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
J Dev Behav Pediatr 29:493-500. 2008b>Trichotillomania (TTM) is associated with significant morbidity, comorbidity, and functional impairment in adults...
- Clinical characteristics of trichotillomania with trichophagiaJon E Grant
Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
Compr Psychiatry 49:579-84. 2008Little is known about trichophagia in individuals with trichotillomania. Although studies have mentioned the behavior, no previous studies have examined clinical correlates of trichophagia.
- Evidence for reduced cerebellar volumes in trichotillomaniaNancy J Keuthen
Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Biol Psychiatry 61:374-81. 2007Limited knowledge exists regarding the neurobiology of trichotillomania (TTM). Cerebellum (CBM) volumes were explored, given its role in complex, coordinated motor sequences.
- Trichotillomania and trichobezoar: a clinical practice insight with report of illustrative caseJoel R Carr
Department of Psychiatry, Drexel University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19125 1012, USA
J Am Osteopath Assoc 106:647-52. 2006Untreated trichophagia secondary to trichotillomania is a potentially life-threatening condition...
- Escitalopram in trichotillomaniaM S Bhatia
Eur Psychiatry 19:239-40. 2004
- Childhood trauma in obsessive-compulsive disorder, trichotillomania, and controlsChristine Lochner
MRC Unit on Stress and Anxiety Disorders, University of Stellenbosch, Tygerberg, Cape Town, South Africa
Depress Anxiety 15:66-8. 2002..Although various factors may play a role in the etiology of both OCD and trichotillomania (TTM), this study is consistent with some evidence from previous studies suggesting that childhood trauma may ..
- Cerebrospinal fluid interleukin-6 in obsessive-compulsive disorder and trichotillomaniaLinda L Carpenter
Mood Disorders Research Program, Butler Hospital, and Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, RI 02906, USA
Psychiatry Res 112:257-62. 2002..fluid (CSF) concentrations of the proinflammatory cytokine interleukin (IL)-6 differ between OCD and trichotillomania patients and healthy control subjects...
- Comparison of clinical characteristics in trichotillomania and obsessive-compulsive disorderR Tükel
Department of Psychiatry, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Turkey
J Anxiety Disord 15:433-41. 2001Fifteen patients with trichotillomania (TM) and 25 patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) were studied. All patients were evaluated using the structured clinical interview for DSM-III-R (SCID-P)...
- Dissociative experiences in obsessive-compulsive disorder and trichotillomania: clinical and genetic findingsChristine Lochner
Medical Research Council Unit on Anxiety Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Stellenboch, Cape Town, South Africa
Compr Psychiatry 45:384-91. 2004..Based on the relative paucity of data on dissociation and trauma in obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and trichotillomania (TTM), the primary objective of this study was to examine the relationship between trauma and dissociative ..
- Trichotillomania: current issues in conceptualization and treatmentN J Keuthen
Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, Mass, USA
Psychother Psychosom 67:202-13. 1998b>Trichotillomania is a little-known disorder with wider prevalence and more significant consequences than previously believed...
- Personal toll of trichotillomania: behavioral and interpersonal sequelaeR M Stemberger
Loyola College, Baltimore, Maryland 21210 2699, USA
J Anxiety Disord 14:97-104. 2000Patients suffering from trichotillomania are at risk for significant mood and interpersonal problems...
- Beneficial effects of the antiglutamatergic agent riluzole in a patient diagnosed with trichotillomaniaVladimir Coric
J Clin Psychiatry 68:170-1. 2007
- Retrospective review of treatment outcome for 63 patients with trichotillomaniaN J Keuthen
Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital 02129, USA
Am J Psychiatry 155:560-1. 1998The authors' goal was to assess naturalistic treatment outcome in trichotillomania.
- Trichotillomania: women's reports of treatment efficacySusan Boughn
School of Nursing, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ 08628 0718, USA
Res Nurs Health 25:135-44. 2002b>Trichotillomania (TTM) is an enigmatic disease characterized by an overwhelming compulsion to pull out one's hair, most notably scalp hair, but also eyebrows, eyelashes, and hair from the extremity, axillary, and pubic areas...
- Affective correlates of trichotillomaniaG J Diefenbach
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Mental Sciences Institute, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, TX, USA
Behav Res Ther 40:1305-15. 2002Affective correlates of hair pulling were investigated in a sample of 44 participants diagnosed with trichotillomania (TM)...
- Trichotillomania, stereotypic movement disorder, and related disordersDan J Stein
UCT Department of Psychiatry, Groote Schuur Hospital J 2, Observatory 7925, Cape Town, South Africa
Curr Psychiatry Rep 9:301-2. 2007b>Trichotillomania is currently classified as an impulse control disorder not otherwise classified, whereas body-focused behaviors other than hair-pulling may be diagnosed as stereotypic movement disorder...
- [Peritonitis caused by a giant trichobezoar ventriculi--a case report]Marian Szpakowski
Instytut Centrum Zdrowia Matki Polki, Klinika Chirurgii Ginekologicznej, Łódź
Ginekol Pol 79:301-4. 2008..The preoperative diagnosis was not confirmed and a giant trichobezoar was found and removed during the surgery...
- Impulsivity and compulsivity in patients with trichotillomania or skin picking compared with patients with obsessive-compulsive disorderYgor Arzeno Ferrão
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul Hospital Psiquiátrico São Pedro, Centro Universitário Metodista IPA, Rua Padre Chagas, 185 403 Porto Alegre, 90570 080 Brazil
Compr Psychiatry 47:282-8. 2006..group of 20 patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder with a group of 20 patients with skin picking and/or trichotillomania (SP/T)...
- Epigastric mass in a young girl: trichobezoar. Imaging diagnosisUmesh Kumar Sharma
Department of Radiodiagnosis, Kathmandu University Teaching Hospital, Dhulikhel, Nepal
Nepal Med Coll J 8:211-2. 2006....
- Single modality versus dual modality treatment for trichotillomania: sertraline, behavioral therapy, or both?Darin D Dougherty
Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 67:1086-92. 2006b>Trichotillomania is a psychiatric condition characterized by chronic hair pulling...
- Obsessive-compulsive disorders in the pediatric dermatology practiceJ Y Koo
Department of Dermatology, University of California, San Francisco 94143
Pediatr Dermatol 8:107-13. 1991..When present, OCD is most frequently manifested in younger patients as trichotillomania, onychotillomania, onychophagia, and acne excoriÃ©e...
- Escitalopram treatment of trichotillomaniaKishore M Gadde
Duke University Medical Centre, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Int Clin Psychopharmacol 22:39-42. 2007..the effectiveness of escitalopram, a potent and selective serotonin uptake inhibitor, in the treatment of trichotillomania. Twenty women meeting the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual-IV-Text revision criteria for trichotillomania ..
- TrichotillomaniaJudith Fennessy
Sand Lake Dermatology Center, Orlando, FL, USA
Dermatol Nurs 20:63. 2008
- Brain activation during implicit sequence learning in individuals with trichotillomaniaScott L Rauch
Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Psychiatry Res 154:233-40. 2007b>Trichotillomania (TTM) may be related to obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and other neuropsychiatric conditions characterized by cortico-striatal dysfunction...
- Gastric trichobezoar presenting as gastric outlet obstruction--a case reportBinay Thakur
Department of Surgical Oncology, BP Koirala Memorial Cancer Hospital BPKMCH, Bharatpur, Nepal
Nepal Med Coll J 9:67-9. 2007..They occur in emotionally disturbed, depressed, or mentally retarded patients who have trichotillomania and trichophagia. Removal of gastric trichobezoar by open surgery (gastrotomy) is a standard approach...
- Examination of gender in pathologic grooming behaviorsJon E Grant
Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota Medical Center, 2450 Riverside Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
Psychiatr Q 78:259-67. 2007b>Trichotillomania and pathologic skin picking are pathologic versions of grooming behaviors. Although mentioned in the psychiatric literature for decades, little is known about how gender influences clinical presentation of these behaviors...
- Obsessive-compulsive spectrum of disorders: a defensible construct?David J Castle
Mental Health Research Institute and University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
Aust N Z J Psychiatry 40:114-20. 2006..To explore critically whether there is a robust basis for the concept of an obsessive-compulsive (OC) spectrum of disorders, and if so, which disorders should be included...
- Is it trichotillomania? Hair pulling in childhood: a developmental perspectiveRadhika Santhanam
School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Cairns, Australia
Clin Child Psychol Psychiatry 13:409-18. 2008..Thirty-eight children were clinically assessed for a diagnosis of trichotillomania, co-morbidity, co-existing habits and other relevant factors...
- Basal ganglia hemorrhagic ablation causing temporary suppression of trichotillomania symptomsYgor Arzeno Ferrão
Rev Bras Psiquiatr 25:262-3, author reply 263. 2003
- Weathering of hair in trichoteiromaniaJeremy P Banky
Department of Dermatology, Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals, Headington, Oxford, UK
Australas J Dermatol 45:186-8. 2004..Education and behavioural therapy were instituted. After 4 months of reduced rubbing of the vertex scalp hairs, the hairs re-grew with no evidence of persistent hair shaft abnormality...
- Successful treatment of trichotillomania with olanzapine augmentation in an adolescentSanjeev Pathak
J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 14:153-4. 2004
- [Functional imaging in mental disorders]Katalin Borbely
Országos Idegsebészeti Tudományos Intézet, Nukleáris Medicina Osztály, Budapest
Orv Hetil 145:277-89. 2004..Additionally, radionuclide techniques may improve medical therapy by demonstrating individual biochemical abnormalities of altered brain functions...
- Impact of age at onset and duration of illness on the expression of comorbidities in obsessive-compulsive disorderJuliana B Diniz
Department of Psychiatry, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
J Clin Psychiatry 65:22-7. 2004Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) patients usually experience comorbidities including tics, trichotillomania, body dysmorphic disorder, and mood and anxiety disorders...
- Gastric trichobezoar: an important cause of abdominal pain presenting to the pediatric emergency departmentKristin A Lynch
Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah College of Medicine and Primary Children s Medical Center, Salt Lake City 84113, USA
Pediatr Emerg Care 19:343-7. 2003..Finally, we review and briefly summarize the current literature regarding the etiology, diagnosis, and management of this disorder in children...
- Obsessive-compulsive symptoms, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and related disorders in Parkinson's diseaseAlex F Maia
Department of Psychiatry, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 15:371-4. 2003..g., tic disorders, trichotillomania, and body dysmorphic disorder) in 100 patients with Parkinson's disease (PD) and 100 individually matched ..
- The relationship of obsessive-compulsive disorder to putative spectrum disorders: results from an Indian studyT S Jaisoorya
Department of Psychiatry, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Compr Psychiatry 44:317-23. 2003..g., Tourette's syndrome [TS]), and impulse control disorders (e.g., trichotillomania). Only those disorders that are commonly noted to be possibly related to OCD are studied...
- TrichotillomaniaAnthony J Papadopoulos
Dermatology and Pediatrics, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103 2714, USA
Int J Dermatol 42:330-4. 2003
- [Obsessive-compulsive disorders in children. Subtypes of OCD and their relation to infection with group A streptococci]Per Hove Thomsen
Børne og Ungdomspsykiatrisk Hospital, Arhus Universitetshospital, Harald Selmers Vej 66, DK 8240 Risskov
Ugeskr Laeger 164:3763-7. 2002..This spectrum includes such disorders as trichotillomania, eating disorders, body dysmorphic disorder, and possibly pervasive developmental disorders...
- Acceptability of treatments for trichotillomania. Effects of age and severityAmy J Elliott
Western Michigan University, USA
Behav Modif 26:378-99. 2002Based on the literature, trichotillomania (TTM, chronic hair pulling) in children and adults appears to be responsive to behavioral interventions such as habit reversal...
- Further evaluation of the role of protective equipment in the functional analysis of self-injurious behaviorJohn C Borrero
University of Florida, Gainesville 32611, USA
J Appl Behav Anal 35:69-72. 2002..Results of our analyses revealed that the use of protective equipment during functional analyses of SIB suppressed levels of responding such that a behavioral function could not be identified...
- Early- versus late-onset obsessive-compulsive disorder: investigating genetic and clinical correlatesSian M J Hemmings
MRC Unit on Anxiety and Stress Disorders, University of Stellenbosch, Medical School, PO Box 19063, Tygerberg 7505, South Africa
Psychiatry Res 128:175-82. 2004..an association between early age of onset and an increased frequency of tics, Tourette's disorder, and trichotillomania (TTM)...
- [Trichotillomania. Its course and psychosocial consequences]Katarzyna Prochwicz
Instytutu Psychologii UJ
Psychiatr Pol 38:639-49. 2004The article contains the definition and characteristics of trichotillomania, its prevalence, main syndromes and factors which intensify the pressure of uncontrolled hair pulling...
- Strategy implementation in obsessive-compulsive disorder and trichotillomaniaSamuel R Chamberlain
Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
Psychol Med 36:91-7. 2006..However, studies to date have not examined the effects of strategy training on task performance in OCD or in trichotillomania (compulsive hair-pulling, a condition that has been argued to share overlap with OCD in terms of ..
- Diagnosis and management of trichotillomania in children and adolescentsTravis O Bruce
Department of Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Science, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
Paediatr Drugs 7:365-76. 2005b>Trichotillomania (TTM), a disorder characterized by the repeated non-cosmetic pulling out of hair from any part of the body, was first described in 1889...
- Trichotillomania Referral Education Awareness and Treatment (TREAT)SALVATORE LIBRETTO; Fiscal Year: 2007unreadable] DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Trichotillomania (compulsive hair pulling), or TTM, is characterized by the recurrent pulling out of one's own hair resulting in noticeable hair loss...
- From Defective Microglia to Cortical Activity and Pathological BehaviorMario R Capecchi; Fiscal Year: 2013..behavior manifested by compulsive grooming and hair removal, similar to human with the OCD-spectrum disorder, trichotillomania. These mice first exhibit compulsive grooming, which turns pathological, resulting in hair removal and ..
- Awareness Enhancement and Monitoring Device for Treatment of TrichotillomaniaJoseph A Himle; Fiscal Year: 2012..an inconspicuous, awareness- enhancement and monitoring device (AEMD) which will assist the treatment of trichotillomania (TTM)...
- Behavior Therapy for Pediatric TrichtillomaniaMartin E Franklin; Fiscal Year: 2012DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Trichotillomania (TTM) is a chronic impulse control disorder characterized by pulling out one's own hair, resulting in noticeable hair loss...
- Acceptance Enhanced Behavior Therapy for TrichotillomaniaDouglas W Woods; Fiscal Year: 2013DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Trichotillomania (TTM) is a chronic impulse-control disorder involving the repetitive pulling and removal of one's hair that results in notable hair loss...
- Stepped Care in the Treatment of TrichotillomaniaDAVID A HAAGA; Fiscal Year: 2010DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Trichotillomania (TTM), repetitive pulling out of one's own hair to the extent that noticeable hair loss occurs, is a distressing condition interfering substantially with functioning and quality ..
- Genetic and Functional Analysis of the Obsessive-Compulsive SpectrumUzoezi Ozomaro; Fiscal Year: 2012Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and the spectrum of associated conditions, such as trichotillomania (TTM), Tourette's syndrome, and body dysmorphic disorder, affect about 2-4% of the population worldwide...
- Clinical and Research Training Curriculum in Behavioral TreatmentsDouglas W Woods; Fiscal Year: 2012..as existing faculty clinical-research strengths in habit reversal training (HRT) for tic disorders (TD) and trichotillomania (TTM) and behavioral activation (BA) for depression. Two curricular modifications will be implemented...
- Error-related brain activity and pediatric anxietyGreg Hajcak; Fiscal Year: 2005..by investigating error-related brain activity in pediatric obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and trichotillomania (TTM) both before and after cognitive-behavioral intervention...
- Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Pathological GamblingJon Grant; Fiscal Year: 2008..This award would provide me with the necessary background for further studies in the treatment of pathological gambling and the training for an independent patient-oriented research career. ..
- TREATMENT OF PEDIATRIC OBSESSIVE COMPULSIVE DISORDERMartin Franklin; Fiscal Year: 2007..Health professionals then will be better able to advise their pediatric OCD patients regarding the management of partial response to SRls. ..
- Screening for GAD among Frail ElderlyGretchen Diefenbach; Fiscal Year: 2006..The R03 will provide pilot data to support a subsequent R34 to develop and pilot test a cognitive behavioral treatment for use within the community-based program. ..
- COGNITIVE-BEHAVIORAL TREATMENT OF PED TRICHOTILLOMANIAMartin Franklin; Fiscal Year: 2003..involves the development and empirical testing of a manual-driven cognitive-behavioral therapy for pediatric trichotillomania (TTM), a chronic impulse control disorder in which the individual acts on urges to pull out his/her own hair...
- Neural Mechanisms of Compulsive HoardingDavid Tolin; Fiscal Year: 2009..We will use cutting-edge data analytic procedures to examine patterns of interrelated neural activation as well as the time course of activation across the decision making process. ..
- Stepped Care for Obsessive-Compulsive DisorderDavid Tolin; Fiscal Year: 2008..However, because of the novelty of this approach extensive protocol development and pilot research via this R34 application is needed before the program can be truly operational. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- A Family-Genetic Study of Pathological GamblingDonald Black; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..
- Personality, anxiety, and depression in community adultsO Bienvenu; Fiscal Year: 2007..He will be guided by exceptionally talented mentors, including Drs. Gerald Nestadt, Kenneth Kendler, William Eaton, Kung-Yee Liang, Paul Costa, Murray Stein, Patrick Sullivan, and Lindon Eaves. ..
- MOLECULAR GENETICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIADonald Black; Fiscal Year: 2006..The goal of the study is to identify one or more SZ susceptibility genes whose subsequent characterization inmolecular and functional studies will elucidate the pathophysiology and treatment of SZ. ..
- A Cognitive Group Treatment for Borderline OutpatientsDonald Black; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- BASAL GANGLIA FUNCTION IN OBSESSIVE COMPULSIVE DISORDERScott Rauch; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Bupropion VS Placebo to Treat Pathological GamblingDonald Black; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Pharmacogenetics in Tourette SyndromHarvey Singer; Fiscal Year: 2004..The identification of genetic polymorphisms that are associated with clinical disease or treatment success, has obvious benefits. ..
- Prefrontal Mechanisms in Retention of Fear ExtinctionScott Rauch; Fiscal Year: 2006..In humans, such knowledge may be critical for elucidating the pathophysiology of anxiety disorders and developing improved extinction-based treatments. ..
- Improving Outcomes in Pharmacotherapy of Social PhobiaMichael Van Ameringen; Fiscal Year: 2009..It thus directly addresses a critical public health issue that adversely affects a substantial proportion of the population. ..
- Probing Amygdalo-Cortical Circuitry in Anxiety DisordersScott L Rauch; Fiscal Year: 2010..4) study psychiatric comparison groups, in addition to normal comparison and trauma-exposed normal comparison subjects, in order to determine the specificity (vs. generalizability) of findings among these anxiety disorders. ..
- Awareness Enhancement and Monitoring Device for Treatment of TrichotillomaniaJoseph Himle; Fiscal Year: 2007..will develop a wearable awareness enhancement and monitoring device (AEMD) which will assist the treatment of trichotillomania, a repetitive hair pulling disorder that leads to noticeable hair loss...
- PHYSIOLOGIC STUDIES OF ANGER IN DEPRESSED PATIENTSDarin Dougherty; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- Zonisamide for Weight Reduction in Obese AdultsKishore Gadde; Fiscal Year: 2009..We will also systematically assess whether weight loss achieved with zonisamide treatment can reduce metabolic and cardiovascular risk factors. ..
- PULSE LOADED IV CLOMIPRAMINE IN UNRESPONSIVE OCDLorrin Koran; Fiscal Year: 2001..outcome can be predicted from baseline clinical information. (Throughout this revised grant application, revisions are indicated by bold type face, except that the new Introduction is in ordinary typeface). ..