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Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia

Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia: Introduction

Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia: A rare early-onset form of the mental disorder called schizophrenia. Symptoms start before the age of thirteen. Symptoms usually start gradually and are often preceded by slow motor, speech and language development. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia is available below.

Symptoms of Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia

Treatments for Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia?

Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia: Related Patient Stories

Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even more »

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because he suffered more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions, such as a stroke or Alzheimer's more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff" more »

ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults. Some adults can remain undiagnosed, and indeed the condition more »

Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary care physicians. Many patients with more »

Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with an eating disorder is female. The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to more »

Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be undiagnosed in teenagers. The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the more »

Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression) may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms more »

Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia

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Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia

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Definitions of Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia:

Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia, or a subtype of Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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More information about Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia

  1. Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Treatments
  4. Misdiagnosis
  5. Home Testing
  6. Types

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