paranoid schizophrenia

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One of the major types of schizophrenia, the essential feature being the presence of prominent delusions or auditory hallucinations involving paranoid ideation in the context of otherwise normal cognition and affect. Compare delusional disorder, paranoid personality disorder.

Subjects: Psychology.

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