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Is part of the diagnosis of schizophrenia to doubt diagnosis?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: It can be

People with psychotic disorders may lack insight into their illness.
Most people don't want to have something wrong with them, so "denial" is common in many people struggling with psychiatric problems.

In brief: It can be

People with psychotic disorders may lack insight into their illness.
Most people don't want to have something wrong with them, so "denial" is common in many people struggling with psychiatric problems.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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