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could someone with catatonic schizophrenia have clear-headed moments?

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Dr. Chris Esguerra
15 years experience Psychiatry
When treated: When the symptoms of schizophrenia, catatonic type are under control and treated, then clarity of thought is more likely. When not treated and symptomatic, likely not.
Answered on Sep 23, 2016
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