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Is schizoaffective disorder a condition in it's own right? Or is it basically two different illnesses in the one patient(schizophrenia and bipolar)?

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Dr. Anthony Vertino
Clinical Psychology
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In brief: Considered one

It is currently considered one disorder. I find the diagnosis to be used as somewhat of a 'catchall' category professionally.
I usually try to refine this diagnosis in my work with people.

In brief: Considered one

It is currently considered one disorder. I find the diagnosis to be used as somewhat of a 'catchall' category professionally.
I usually try to refine this diagnosis in my work with people.
Dr. Anthony Vertino
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