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What should be done to treat a person who had paranoid personality disorder?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
NEEDS PSYCHIATRIST: A person with paranoid personality disprder need to be trated by a psychiatrist, with therapy and meds, and treatment may be long term.
Answered on Jun 28, 2015

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