TYPES OF SCHIZOPHRENIA

TYPES OF SCHIZOPHRENIA

  • Paranoid Type:- Preoccupied with one or more delusion and frequent Auditory hallucinations. Classically Delusion of persecution.
  • Disorganized (Hebephrenic) :- Disinhibited or Disorganized behavior.
  • Catatonic Schizophrenia:-Marked disturbance in motor function. Characterized by, Negativism, Catatonic excitement, Waxy flexibility, Mutism. Echolalia, Echopraxia.
  • Undifferentiated type:-Can not differentiate. May get mixed presentation.
  • Residual Schizophrenia:-Absence of active symptoms but evidence of some disturbances or symptom.
  • Simple Schizophrenia :-Progressive development for a least one year of all of the following :
    1. Marked decline in occupational or academic functioning.
    2. Gradual appearance and deepening of negative symptoms such as affective flattening, alogia or avolition.
    3. Poor interpersonal Support, social isolation or social withdrawal.
  • Oneroid Schizophrenia :- Dreamlike state in which Patients is deeply perplexed and not fully oriented to time and place.
  • Pseudo neurotic Schizophrenia :- Pan anxiety , Panphobia , Pan ambivalence, Obsessions and Compulsions.
  • Early onset Schizophrenia :- Children
  • Late onset Schizophrenia :- >45 yrs.

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