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Schizophrenic visual hallucinations, is this symptom a sign of the later stages of schizophrenia?

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Dr. Alan Koenigsberg
Psychiatry 42 years experience
Not necessarily: In schizophrenia, auditory hallucinations are most common. Visual hallucinations can happen early on or later on, or not at all. It varies with each patient. Please discuss this in detail with your treating psychiatrist.

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Last updated Jan 1, 2014

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