He began wearing the same clothes each day and seldom bathed.
He lived with several family members but rarely spoke to any of them.
In the case of Myles, he was having persecurtory delusions, auditory hallucinations and negative symptoms that had lasted for at least one year. It is key for the treating doctor to quickly rule out other causes of the problem, such as substance use, a head injury or a medical illness.
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Treatment for these conditions differs from that for schizophrenia and may be lifesaving.She has been out of touch with them, and they thought she might have been treated for mental health problems.Myles agreed to sign himself into the psychiatric unit for treatment.His father and sister told the staff that Myles’ great-grandmother had had a serious illness and had lived for 30 years in a state hospital, which they believed was a mental hospital.Myles’ mother left the family when Myles was very young.Myles was a 20 year-old man who was brought to the emergency room by the campus police of the college from which he had been suspended several months ago.A professor had called and reported that Myles had walked into his classroom, accused him of taking his tuition money and refused to leave.Received February 20, 2016; Accepted April 26, 2016; Published April 29, 2016 Citation: Iqbal MZ, Ejaz M (2016) Case Study of Schizophrenia (Paranoid). doi:10.4172/2165-7920.1000779 Copyright: © 2016 Iqbal MZ, et al.This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.Although Myles had much academic success as a teenager, his behavior had become increasingly odd during the past year.He quit seeing his friends and no longer seemed to care about his appearance or social pursuits.