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Does my brother have paranoid schizophrenia if he has that weird stare when he looks at people?

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In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Dr. Olukayode Awosika
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Dr. Momen El Nesr
Addiction Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: What other symptoms

Possible, but more essential symptoms need to be present.
Evaluation by a psychiatrist is required.

In brief: What other symptoms

Possible, but more essential symptoms need to be present.
Evaluation by a psychiatrist is required.
Dr. Momen El Nesr
Dr. Momen El Nesr
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Dr. Rudolf Brutoco
Pediatrics - Psychiatry

In brief: There's more to it

There's much more to it than that.
If he's otherwise functioning reasonably, then don't worry too much about the stare. If he is not, then try to get him to some help.

In brief: There's more to it

There's much more to it than that.
If he's otherwise functioning reasonably, then don't worry too much about the stare. If he is not, then try to get him to some help.
Dr. Rudolf Brutoco
Dr. Rudolf Brutoco
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