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Schizophrenia and bipolar disorders

often misdiagnosed, often mistreated : a family manual

by Herbert Wagemaker

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Published by H. Wagemaker in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Schizophrenia -- Popular works.,
  • Manic-depressive illness -- Popular works.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 140-141) and index.

    StatementHerbert Wagemaker with Ann Buchholz.
    ContributionsBuchholz, Ann.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC514 .W15 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination155 p. ;
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL752731M
    ISBN 100965499618
    LC Control Number97147505
    OCLC/WorldCa37426612

    Schizophrenia is the primary disorder that comes to mind when we discuss “psychotic” disorders (see Table 1 for diagnostic criteria), though there are a number of other disorders that share one or more features with schizophrenia. In the remainder of this module, we will use the terms “psychosis” and “schizophrenia” somewhat. schizophrenia are similar to those seen in other psychotic disorders, such as Schizoaffective Disorder, Schizophreni-form Disorder, and Brief Psychotic Disorder. Symptoms of schizophrenia may also overlap with symptoms of Bipolar Disorder. Individuals with schizophrenia may experienceFile Size: 1MB.

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    Bipolar disorder and schizophrenia are two often severe disorders with high heritabilities. Recent studies have demonstrated a large overlap of genetic risk loci between these disorders but.   Sometimes people confuse three mental disorders, only one of which could be referred to as “common” within the population — bipolar disorder (also known as manic-depression), schizophrenia.


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People with bipolar I disorder can have psychotic symptoms during mania and/or depression, and those with bipolar II can have them during an episode of depression. So while bipolar disorder and schizophrenia can share a set of serious symptoms, when distinguishing between the two disorders, doctors look at the differences between symptoms and Author: Marcia Purse.

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