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Is this schizophrenia if someone has a stare and doesn't talk much sense?
8 doctors weighed in

Dr. Glen Elliott
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
6 doctors agree
In brief: Not enough info
People stare into space and don't talk much for all sorts of reasons.
Schizophrenia is a severe mental disorder that includes hallucinations (seeing or hearing things not there) and delusions (believing impossilbe things), along with negative symptoms like social withdrawal. It is very impairing. If the person is not functioning well, he or she should be evaluated, though, espeicall if new.

In brief: Not enough info
People stare into space and don't talk much for all sorts of reasons.
Schizophrenia is a severe mental disorder that includes hallucinations (seeing or hearing things not there) and delusions (believing impossilbe things), along with negative symptoms like social withdrawal. It is very impairing. If the person is not functioning well, he or she should be evaluated, though, espeicall if new.
Dr. Glen Elliott
Dr. Glen Elliott
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Dr. Susan Uhrich
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Not enough
Information to make any diagnosis.

In brief: Not enough
Information to make any diagnosis.
Dr. Susan Uhrich
Dr. Susan Uhrich
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