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Schizophrenia-The spirit possessed 23 year old male from rural Kpando Dzoanti, Volta region in Ghana: Case report

SNA Turkson

Abstract


A case of a twenty-three year old rural Ghanaian male suffering from schizophrenia and presenting as “possessed by spirits” is reported. Treatment, and outcome by physical means with chlorpromazine; and implications for further research are discussed.



http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/eamj.v77i11.46752
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