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Can I be paranoid without having a specific disorder?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
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In brief: Paranoid personality

Extreme paranoid behaviour can occur in schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder, an extreme form of manic depression.
However, it is commonly seen alone as a personality trait, called paranoia.

In brief: Paranoid personality

Extreme paranoid behaviour can occur in schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder, an extreme form of manic depression.
However, it is commonly seen alone as a personality trait, called paranoia.
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