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schizophrenia
used in Girl Interrupted

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Definition
any of several psychotic disorders characterized by distortions of reality, disturbances of thought and language, and withdrawal from social contact
  • And another favorite, "You schizophrenic bat!"
  • Cynthia was depressive, Polly and Georgina were schizophrenic, I had a character disorder.
  • Depression, manic-depression, schizophrenia: All that stuff they always had trouble treating they now treat chemically.
  • Mclean Hospital Page.... e 90 KAYSEN, Susanna DISCHARGE ON VISIT SUMMARY: Formal Diagnosis: Schizophrenic reaction, paranoid type (borderline) — currently in remission.
  • And what about schizophrenia—that would send a chill up your spine.
  • People don't "recover" from schizophrenia.

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