catatonic schizophrenia


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catatonic schizophrenia

[‚kad·ə¦tän·ik ‚skit·sə′frē·nē·ə]
(psychology)
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Knowing that a person has limited mobility and may be incapable of walking does not tell you whether the cause is spinal cord injury or catatonic schizophrenia.
A group of 174 schizophrenic patients from three separate institutions volunteered for the study which compared the prevalence of catatonic schizophrenia from 1994 to 1999 with the prevalence in 837 patients from 1938 to 1968 and 1,224 patients from 1969 to 1986.
BERLIN -- Catatonic schizophrenia may be more common than previously thought, Dr.