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Schizoaffective Disorders

  • In: Encyclopedia of Disability
  • Edited by: Gary L. Albrecht
  • Subject:Disability, Disability & Rehabilitation (general), Sociology of Health & Illness

The term schizoaffective disorder was originally coined by Kasanin (1933) to define a subgroup of psychoses in which affective and schizophrenic symptoms are prominent simultaneously, or within a few days of each other, within the same episode of illness. ...

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