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Table 2 OCD clinical characteristics comparison between OCD patients with and without current suicidal ideations (n = 120)

From: Prevalence and risk factors of suicidal ideations among patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder in Egypt

Variable With suicidal ideations (N = 28) Without suicidal ideations (N = 92) Significance CI (95%)
M SD M SD t p
Total Y-BOCS 27.61 3.32 26.69 4.13 0.81 0.4 3.91–8.22
  N % N % χ2 p  
Obsessions
 Contamination 9 32.1 31 33.7 0.02 0.8  
 Aggressive 3 10.6 11 12 0.03 0.8  
 Sexual 4 14.1 15 16.5 0.07 0.7  
 Hoarding 2 7.7 7 7.6 0.01 0.9  
 Religious 8 28.5 11 12 4.45 0.03  
 Symmetry 1 3.5 8 8.6 0.81 0.3  
 Somatic 1 3.5 9 9.6 1.08 0.2  
 Miscellaneous 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Compulsions
 Cleaning 9 32.1 31 33.7 0.02 0.8  
 Checking 6 21.3 15 16.5 0.39 0.5  
 Ritualistic 6 21.3 18 19.3 0.05 0.8  
 Counting 4 14.1 13 14.3 0.01 0.9  
 Arranging/ordering 1 3.5 8 8.6 0.81 0.8  
 Hoarding 2 7.7 7 7.6 0.01 0.9  
 Miscellaneous 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  1. Total Y-BOCS Yale-Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale