La esquizofrenia es un grupo de trastornos psicóticos caracterizados por problemas de percepción, conducta afectiva y comunicación que persisten durante más de seis meses (esto incluye la conducta psicótica). La persona que sufre de esquizofrenia presenta un deterioro de sus capacidades en los ámbitos ocupacional, interpersonal y de sustento propio.Esquizofrenia


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