Anxiety and Hysterical Symptoms in Schizophrenia

  • L Scribante
  • Pierre Joubert

Abstract

The existence of both anxiety and hysterical symptoms have been described in schizophrenic populations. Various explanations exist. The issue of whether such symptoms represent discrete clinical entities or are intrinsic to the schizophrenic process, requires further research.

Keywords: Schizophrenia, Anxiety, Hysterical

South African Psychiatry Review - November 2002

Author Biographies

L Scribante
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
Pierre Joubert
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
Published
2013-11-03
Section
Articles

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eISSN: 1994-8220