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Can i be paranoid without having a specific disorder?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 49 years experience
Paranoid personality: Extreme paranoid behaviour can occur in schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder, an extreme form of manic depression. However, it is commonly seen alone as a personality trait, called paranoia.
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