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Can paranoid schizophrenia lead to catatonic schizophrenia?

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Dr. Elizabeth Finley-Belgrad
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
7 doctors agree

In brief: Not exactly

One individual may have sx characteristic of more than one "type" of schizophrenia.
Many people have sx that do not fit exactly into one or another "type".

In brief: Not exactly

One individual may have sx characteristic of more than one "type" of schizophrenia.
Many people have sx that do not fit exactly into one or another "type".
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Dr. Douglas Bey
Psychiatry
5 doctors agree

In brief: No

They are different in many ways catatonic typically has an earlier onset.

In brief: No

They are different in many ways catatonic typically has an earlier onset.
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