[Variants of psychopath-like pictures in adolescents with schizophrenia].

  title={[Variants of psychopath-like pictures in adolescents with schizophrenia].},
  author={A E Lichko and I. A. Kozlova},
  journal={Zhurnal nevropatologii i psikhiatrii imeni S.S. Korsakova},
  volume={76 10},
The author studied 100 adolescent boys from 12-18 years of age with schizophrenia in whom either in the onset, remission or during the entire extent of the disease there was a psychopath-like syndrome. Three variants of such conditions are described, they resemble schizoid, unstable and epileptoid psychopathy. The report contains differential diagnostical criteria of these states. Some common symptoms for all variants of psychopath-like pictures are given: ambivalency, unmotivated cruelty or… CONTINUE READING