Other conditions can cause similar symptoms as schizophrenia, such as hallucinations. But having similar symptoms doesn't mean that you have schizophrenia. When similar symptoms are caused by other conditions, they are often related to a specific situation and go away when treated.
Other conditions that can cause symptoms similar to those of schizophrenia include:
Even if you don't have schizophrenia, you need to see a health professional if you experience any symptoms that are similar to those of the positive symptoms of schizophrenia.
|Primary Medical Reviewer||Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine|
|Specialist Medical Reviewer||Lisa S. Weinstock, MD - Psychiatry|
|Last Revised||August 31, 2012|