Schizophrenia I believe that friends are not unfamiliar with this disease, all know that this disease is very dangerous, so what are the symptoms of schizophrenia? Today let’s learn about the symptoms of schizophrenia, the harm of schizophrenia, and the treatment of schizophrenia, hoping to help you have a clearer understanding of this disease.
Symptoms of schizophrenia
- Simple type
It usually starts slowly in adolescence and has no obvious inducement. It is mainly characterized by loneliness, laziness, coldness, poor thinking and lack of will. It may have fragmentary hallucinations and delusions. In the early stage, it often has neurasthenic symptoms such as headache, dizziness, insomnia and general weakness, and is often misdiagnosed as neurasthenia.
The course of disease is slow, usually 1-2 years in short and 35 years in the elderly, so it is easy to be mistaken for personality or ideological problems in the early stage. If not diagnosed and treated in time, it is easy to delay to chronic mental decline.
- Youth type
In addition to the simple type of schizophrenia, the youth type of schizophrenia will also occur in adolescence.
Onset in adolescence of 16-23 years old, most of them are acute insomnia and excitement. Behavior disorder, childish, often impulsive hit and destroy things. Emotional instability, no external incentives and alone moods, changeable, instant change.
The thought is obviously broken, the speech increases, no matter singing or speaking is disorderly, may have the fragment strange illusion delusion. This type focuses on the early control of excitement symptoms, such as the development of disease is difficult to control.
This type is mostly repeated attacks, attacks after many times tend to mental decline.
- Tension type
It occurs in young adults with acute or subacute onset, characterized by apathy and inhibition of behavior. In the early stage, the speech and movement were obviously reduced, and in the severe stage, they were in a state of numbness. They lay silent, motionless, and indifferent, just like a wooden man.
However, we should be aware that sometimes we will suddenly release the inhibition and become excited. We will suddenly get up to hit people, destroy objects and run away. It often lasts for a short time and can turn back to a state of numbness. The prognosis of this type is good and can be completely recovered after treatment.
- Paranoid (paranoid)
In the early stage, it was sensitive and suspicious or accompanied by auditory hallucination. Later, it gradually developed into delusional concept, mostly with delusions of being killed, relationship, exaggeration, jealousy, hypochondriasis or influence.
Because of delusion and hallucination, their words and deeds are abnormal, but their emotional reactions are often inconsistent with their thinking content and environment, and the content of delusion is absurd and divorced from reality. The course of disease develops slowly, and it can work normally in the early stage, so it is not easy to be found.
Often developed to affect work and life, abnormal behavior was found sick. The prognosis of this type is good, most of them can be cured after treatment, only a few of them will leave personality changes, and a few of them will gradually develop into chronic mental decline.