Scientists have divided the schizophrenia on 8 different diseases

Schizophrenia is a mysterious mental illness. While scientists and doctors with more questions than answers regarding the mechanisms of development of schizophrenia. A clear plan of treatment of a pathology, which would be delivered from it in all cases, does not exist. Recently, science has been trying to revise the approach to schizophrenia. The division into 8 different diseases is the next step.

Known about the genetic transmission of schizophrenia. In 80% of cases patients have relatives with mental disorders. A number of studies indicates the presence of several genes responsible for the development of one of the forms of schizophrenia.

Today is officially recognized as 5 forms of disease, paranoid schizophrenia, hebephrenic form, catatonic form, residual shape and simple schizophrenia. In the world registered more than 24 million people with schizophrenia.

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Experts from the University of Granada in the framework of long-term studies of patients with schizophrenia found 8 subtypes of the disease, each of which has its characteristic manifestations and symptoms.

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