-phrenic

-phrenic

1 suffix meaning the "diaphragm or adjacent regions of the body": costophrenic, postphrenic, subphrenic.
2 suffix meaning "characteristic of a disorder of the mind": hebephrenic, ideophrenic, schizophrenic.
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He was convicted of manslaughter and detained indefinitely at Ashworth Hospital, near Liverpool, after being diagnosed schizo -phrenic.