As swine flu mania reached fever pitch last week, doctors specializing in obsessive-compulsive disorder waited for an onslaught of calls from their germ-phobic patients.
But the calls never came.
While ordinary Americans were stockpiling hand sanitizers and face masks, the chronic hand-washers were apparently coping.
But, experts say, if the mystery and the intensity of the swine flu does not let up soon, obsessive-compulsives may be singing a different tune.
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