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    Other Conditions With Symptoms Similar to Schizophrenia

    Other conditions can cause similar symptoms as schizophrenia, such as hallucinations. But having similar symptoms doesn't mean that you have schizophrenia. When similar symptoms are caused by other conditions, they are often related to a specific situation and go away when treated.

    Other conditions that can cause symptoms similar to those of schizophrenia include:

    Even if you don't have schizophrenia, you need to see a health professional if you experience any symptoms that are similar to those of the positive symptoms of schizophrenia.

    ByHealthwise Staff
    Primary Medical ReviewerKathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine
    Specialist Medical ReviewerLisa S. Weinstock, MD - Psychiatry

    Current as ofNovember 14, 2014

    WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise

    Last Updated: November 14, 2014
    This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.

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