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Are schizophrenic reactions the same thing as schizophrenia?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: Psychotic rxn

Are you referring to a psychotic reaction (or brief reactive psychosis).
It is usually a brief period with loss of touch with reality whereas schizoprhenia is a life-long illness.

In brief: Psychotic rxn

Are you referring to a psychotic reaction (or brief reactive psychosis).
It is usually a brief period with loss of touch with reality whereas schizoprhenia is a life-long illness.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Alan Cohen
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Schizophrenia

No, they are different, though one may lead to , or be associated with the other. The schiz.
Reaction is a way to describe psychotic behaviors that are seen in schizophrenia, they may occur in other conditions, like manic psychosis, delirium, drug-induced psychosis, and some additional illnesses.

In brief: Schizophrenia

No, they are different, though one may lead to , or be associated with the other. The schiz.
Reaction is a way to describe psychotic behaviors that are seen in schizophrenia, they may occur in other conditions, like manic psychosis, delirium, drug-induced psychosis, and some additional illnesses.
Dr. Alan Cohen
Dr. Alan Cohen
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