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  • Mental health professionals currently believe that schizoaffective disorder is a kind of schizophrenia.
  • Diagnosis is difficult because the symptoms of schizoaffective disorder include mood disorders and schizophrenia, and its presentation is similar to that of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder 
  • Treatment may include antipsychotic and antidepressant medications, electroconvulsive therapy, psychological and psychosocial counselling, and support from family and friends. 

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Reviewed on: 23-05-2020