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Is Paranoid Schizophrenia Hereditary
Can still be treated: Researchers state that a combination of genetic and environmental factors play a role in the development of schizophrenia. If this is a question that you are asking about yourself, or a relative, spouse, or child, you might want to consult with a psychiatrist t find out if the symptoms confirm paranoid schizophrenia. There is hope for this condition! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Mental disorder with positive, negative & cognitive sxs. A person with positive sxs loses touch with reality with hallucinations or delusions. Negative sxs: lack of pleasure; failing to take care of every day functions; losing motivation; inability to carry out plans & isolation. Cognitive symptoms could include problems focusing, memory problems or difficulty understanding ...Read more
Does all schizophrenia involve paranoia? Is paranoid schizophrenia a different condition than schizophrenia?
Weird stare?: Schizophrenia is a chronic mental disorder that cannot be casually diagnosed based on a person's peculiar stare. There are several symptom clusters that help with making a diagnosis. However, if there are symptoms that make you concerned other than the 'weird stare' talk to your physician or call 1-800-950-nami for referral assistance. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Disorder Vs Symptom: Paranoid schizophrenia is a psychiatric disorder with paranoia. In the U.S. We recognize five types of schizophrenia: paranoid, disorganized, catatonic, undifferentiated and residual type. The symptom of paranoia can also occur with any of the following: illicit drug use, alcoholism, brain tumor, stroke, dementia, severe anxiety, infection, and heart disease ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Suspicion is Key: Schizophrenia is characterized by a disturbance in an individuals cognition and emotion, which impact perception, thought, and language. Two primary symptoms include hallucinations (auditory, visual) and delusions (false belief). If you suspect you have this condition, you should schedule an appointment with your doctor or local mental health center. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Genetic: It is a specific type where pts have delusions of persecutions that the world is out to get them and every one is against them.The most important thing to remember that psychosis is not schizophrenia, when brain chemical Dopamine gets too high, senses can play tricks, so can hear things, see things, smell things, it could be due from sleep lack to drugs to medical issues, but schizophrenia is genetic. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Paranoid schizophrenia is a disorder in which an individual experiences delusions, commonly of persecution by others, real or imagined. This disorder is often accompanied by auditory hallucinations (hearing things that aren't there) as well as other perception disturbances which may affect ...Read more
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