schizoaffective


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schiz·o·af·fec·tive

(skiz'ō-ă-fek'tiv),
Having an admixture of symptoms suggestive of both schizophrenia and affective (mood) disorder.

schizoaffective

(skĭt′sō-ə-fĕk′tĭv)
adj.
Showing symptoms of both schizophrenia and mood disorder.

schiz·o·af·fec·tive

(skiz'ō-ă-fek'tiv)
Having an admixture of symptoms suggestive of both schizophrenia and affective (mood) disorder.

Patient discussion about schizoaffective

Q. Whats schizoaffective disease its a mental disease

A. Schitzoaffective is a mental disease that causes symptoms of schitzophrenia and symptoms of bi-polar. patients see things, hear voices, are moody,etc.Patients go into a high mania and a low mania.

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Wang finally received her diagnosis of schizoaffective disorder eight years after she experienced her first hallucination.
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Male and female patients who were aged 18-65 years, taking a first-generation antipsychotic (FGA) or second-generation antipsychotic (SGA) as monotherapy or polytherapy (combined with other psychotropic medication) for at least 3 months and who met Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (4th ed., text rev.; DSM-IV-TR; American Psychiatric Association, 2000) criteria for schizophrenia, bipolar 1 mood disorder or schizoaffective disorder were included in the study.
J, age 54, has a history of schizoaffective disorder and violence, which led to his incarceration.