RESIDUAL SCHIZOPHRENIA

Schizophrenia subtype listed in DSM-IV-TR, in which one or more episodes have occurred, but the occurrence of positive symptoms such as delusions, hallucinations, or disorganized speech and behavior have become less prominent. Some negative symptoms still occur, including those of mild cognitive or behavioral problems.

RESIDUAL SCHIZOPHRENIA: "Residual schizophrenia presents with mild symptoms."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "RESIDUAL SCHIZOPHRENIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/residual-schizophrenia/ (accessed July 22, 2018).
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