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How common is schizophreniform disorder?

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About one person in 1,000 develops schizophreniform disorder at some point. The disorder happens equally in men and women, although it often strikes men at a younger age, between ages 18 and 24. In women, it most often happens between ages 24 and 35.

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Medscape: "Schizophreniform Disorder."

PsychCentral: "Schizophreniform Disorder."

 

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on February 18, 2020

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Medscape: "Schizophreniform Disorder."

PsychCentral: "Schizophreniform Disorder."

 

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on February 18, 2020

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