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Kids ‘catch’ OCD through bacterial infection

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Most people associate the word 'strep' with 'strep throat', the bacterial infection. But imagine a strain of strep with side effects that could lead to obsessive-compulsive disorder!

Watch the video to learn about Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal infections (PANDAS).

Reporter Anna Marie Hartman explains the bizarre pediatric condition that is popping up all around the mid-South.

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