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Synonyms for schizophrenia
ˌskɪt səˈfri ni ə, -ˈfrin yəschizophre·ni·a

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  1. schizophrenianoun

    schizophrenic disorder, dementia praecox, schizophrenic psychosis

  2. schizophrenianoun

    A psychiatric diagnosis denoting a persistent, often chronic, mental illness variously affecting behavior, thinking, and emotion.

    schizophrenic psychosis, dementia praecox, schizophrenic disorder

  3. schizophrenianoun

    Any condition in which disparate or mutually exclusive activities coexist.

    schizophrenic psychosis, dementia praecox, schizophrenic disorder

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. schizophrenia, schizophrenic disorder, schizophrenic psychosis, dementia praecoxnoun

    any of several psychotic disorders characterized by distortions of reality and disturbances of thought and language and withdrawal from social contact

    schizophrenic disorder, dementia praecox, schizophrenic psychosis

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Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD0.0 / 0 votes

  1. schizophrenia

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  1. William Eaton:

    Mostly, if you take somebody with a mental disorder -- anxiety, depression, schizophrenia -- and look at their rate of inflammation, it's likely to be higher. There's likely to be inflammatory cytokines involved in that disorder, and we don't understand why.

  2. The CDC:

    Having mood disorders, including depression, and schizophrenia spectrum disorders can make you more likely to get severely ill from COVID-19.

  3. Arlene Holmes:

    When mental illness is severe and untreated is when things go bad, and that was the case with my son. Severe case of schizophrenia, untreated by anti-psychotic medication and then this happened.

  4. Amit Etkin:

    If we get out of our box of thinking depression, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder are things that have one set of treatments and start to look at the boxes nearby and draw on tools from those other boxes, that can’t hurt our patient, [It can] only help our ability to treat clinically but also from the research side, [entice] us to think differently about what kind of circuitry to try to intervene with to help people.

  5. Albert Watkins:

    Mr. Chansley is diagnosed with mental health vulnerabilities, including transient schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, anxiety and depression exacerbated by socio stressors.

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