Chronic Schizophrenia

Science / Psychiatry / Chronic Schizophrenia: (kron-ik skiz-o-fre-ne-ah) A disorder in which the symptoms of schizophrenia persist long-term.

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Chronic Adjective Synonyms: long-lasting, long-standing, lingering, inveterate, persistent, continuing, lasting, long-lived
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Gradual-Onset Schizophrenia

Science / Psychiatry / Gradual-Onset Schizophrenia: Symptoms develop so slowly that it often takes a long period of time before the illness is obvious to the individual, his/her family, or his/her friends. MORE

Diachronic

Entertainment / Literature / Diachronic: (Grk, 'across time') An analysis of literature, history, or linguistics is diachronic if it examines changes or developments in a single area or discipline over the course of many centuries. This term MORE

Chronicle

Entertainment / Literature / Chronicle: A history or a record of events. It refers to any systematic account or narration of events that makes minimal attempt to interpret, question, or analyze that history. Because of this, chronicles ofte MORE

Paranoid Type Schizophrenia

Science / Psychiatry / Paranoid Type Schizophrenia: Presence of prominent delusions and auditory hallucinations in an individual, where disorganized speech, disorganized behavior, or flat/inappropriate affect may not be prominent. MORE

Residual Schizophrenia

Science / Psychiatry / Residual Schizophrenia: Blunted or inappropriate affect, social withdrawal, eccentric behavior, loose associations without prominent psychotic symptoms. MORE

Synchronic

Entertainment / Literature / Synchronic: A synchronic study is one that provides an overview of a subject at a particular moment in time, as opposed to a diachronic study, which traces changes from one time period to the next across many yea MORE

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