schizoaffective

adjective schizo·af·fec·tive \ ˈskit-(ˌ)sō-a-ˈfek-tiv \
variants: or less commonly schizo-affective

Definition of schizoaffective

:relating to, characterized by, or exhibiting symptoms of both schizophrenia and a mood disorder (such as major depression or bipolar disorder)
  • schizoaffective patients
  • schizoaffective disorder

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Origin and Etymology of schizoaffective

schiz- + affective


Medical Dictionary

schizoaffective

adjective schizo·af·fec·tive \ -a-ˈfek-tiv \
variants: also schizo-affective

medical Definition of schizoaffective

:relating to, characterized by, or exhibiting symptoms of both schizophrenia and a mood disorder (such as major depression or bipolar disorder)
  • schizoaffective disorders
  • schizoaffective patients

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