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What are the symptoms of schizoaffective disorder?
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Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry
4 doctors agree
In brief: Schizoaffective disorder
Is a disorder of brain function.
A person with schizoaffective disorder has severe changes in mood ( depression or mania) and some of the psychotic symptoms of schizophrenia, such as hallucinations, delusions, and disorganized thinking. However neither symptom complex predominates to the exclusion of the other.

In brief: Schizoaffective disorder
Is a disorder of brain function.
A person with schizoaffective disorder has severe changes in mood ( depression or mania) and some of the psychotic symptoms of schizophrenia, such as hallucinations, delusions, and disorganized thinking. However neither symptom complex predominates to the exclusion of the other.
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Dr. Mark Reynolds
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Dr. Stephen Perret
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
3 doctors agree
In brief: Combination
Schizoaffective disorder looks somewhat different person to person but generally it involves >1 month of 2 or more of the following: delusions, hallucinations, disorganization, lack of affect, decline in socialization, or lack of pleasure in daily activites and at some point also a "mood episode" which is a period of depression, mania, or a mixture of the two called a "mixed state".

In brief: Combination
Schizoaffective disorder looks somewhat different person to person but generally it involves >1 month of 2 or more of the following: delusions, hallucinations, disorganization, lack of affect, decline in socialization, or lack of pleasure in daily activites and at some point also a "mood episode" which is a period of depression, mania, or a mixture of the two called a "mixed state".
Dr. Stephen Perret
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Dr. Andrew Berry
Clinical Psychology
In brief: Schizoaffective
Schizoaffective disorder is an extremely serious illness that can be thought of as a combination of schizophrenic (psychosis) and bipolar disorder (the old term being manic depression) with involves extreme mood swings.

In brief: Schizoaffective
Schizoaffective disorder is an extremely serious illness that can be thought of as a combination of schizophrenic (psychosis) and bipolar disorder (the old term being manic depression) with involves extreme mood swings.
Dr. Andrew Berry
Dr. Andrew Berry
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