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what is paranoid personality disorder like?

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Dr. Douglas Laipple
43 years experience Psychiatry
Suspiciousness.: Excessive sensitivity tendency to bear persistent grudges persistently and injuries or slights suspiciousness and a pervasive tendency to misconstrue the actions of others as hostile or contemptuous a combative and tenacious unreasonable sense of personal rights recurrent suspicions of sexual infidelity tendency to experience excessive self-importance preoccupation with conspiracies.
Answered on Dec 7, 2017
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