schizophrenia

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schizophrenia of abrupt onset and relatively short duration (a few weeks or months) acute schizophrenic episode , reactive schizophrenia
schizophrenia characterized by mild symptoms or by some preexisting tendency to schizophrenia borderline schizophrenia , latent schizophrenia
extreme tonus; muscular rigidity; a common symptom in catatonic schizophrenia catatonia
paralysis of schizophrenia catatonia
form of schizophrenia characterized by a tendency to remain in a fixed stuporous state for long periods; the catatonia may give way to short periods of extreme excitement catatonia , catatonic schizophrenia , catatonic type schizophrenia
antipsychotic drug (trade name Clozaril) used as a sedative and for treatment-resistant schizophrenia; know to have few side effects clozapine , Clozaril
group of antipsychotic drugs used mainly in the treatment of schizophrenia diphenylbutyl piperidine
form of schizophrenia characterized by severe disintegration of personality including erratic speech and childish mannerisms and bizarre behavior; usually becomes evident during puberty; the most common diagnostic category in mental institutions disorganized schizophrenia , disorganized type schizophrenia , hebephrenia , hebephrenic schizophrenia
(psychiatry) mechanical and meaningless repetition of the words of another person (as in schizophrenia) echolalia
schizophrenia starting in puberty hebephrenia
tranquilizer (trade name Loxitane) used to treat schizophrenia loxapine , Loxitane
tranquilizer (trade name Mellaril) used to treat schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders Mellaril , thioridazine
antipsychotic drug (trade name Moban) used in the treatment of schizophrenia Moban , molindone
tranquilizer (trade name Navane) used to treat schizophrenia Navane , thiothixene
form of schizophrenia characterized by delusions (of persecution or grandeur or jealousy); symptoms may include anger and anxiety and aloofness and doubts about gender identity; unlike other types of schizophrenia the patients are usually presentable and paranoic type schizophrenia , paranoid schizophrenia , paraphrenia , paraphrenic schizophrenia
antipsychotic and antiemetic drug used to treat schizophrenia and to combat nausea and vomiting prochlorperazine
characterized by symptoms similar to but less severe than schizophrenia schizoid , schizotypal personality
someone who is afflicted with schizophrenia schizophrenic
resembling schizophrenia but remaining within the bounds of normality schizothymia
jumble of incoherent speech as sometimes heard in schizophrenia word salad
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