Disorganized Schizophrenia

Disorganized Schizophrenia is a severe type of schizophrenia characterized by purposeless and incoherent behavior, thought, and speech. The patient’s words and actions may not make sense and may be silly or inappropriate. Their emotions can range from flat or dull to agitated and aggressive. The patient is unable to perform basic daily activities or self care.

See also: Schizophrenia and Disorganized Schizophrenia.

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