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Question:
Are the delusion characters (of a person with schizophrenia) representative of their alternative personalities, or alter egos?

J.K.
Albuquerque, New Mexico


Answered by Raquel E. Gur, M.D., Ph.D.:
No. Schizophrenia is NOT multiple personality disorder. The delusions are false beliefs that are unique to each individual.


Raquel E. Gur, M.D., Ph.D.


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