Schizoaffective disorder affects the emotions and cognition. Cognition includes knowing, thinking, and problem-solving.
However, schizoaffective disorder, bipolar type (sometimes referred to as bipolar schizoaffective disorder) is only one variety of the condition. includes the symptoms of major depression without the mania, and is just as likely to be diagnosed as bipolar schizoaffective disorder.In schizoaffective disorder, bipolar type, periods of mania can be identified by the following symptoms:
Mood stabilizers like () and antiseizure (anticonvulsant) medications like (), (, Tegretol XR), and () treat active manic or mixed symptoms and those symptoms from returning. are the medical treatment for the depressive symptoms of bipolar disorder. Antidepressants include selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) medications like (), (), (), (), (), (Trintellix), and vilazodone (Viibryd) serotonergic/adrenergic medications (SNRIs) like (), (), (), and levomilnacipran (Fetzima), as well a
Shared psychotic disorder (), which was present in DSM-IV as a separate disorder, exists in DSM-5 only in the section on other specified schizophrenic spectrum and other psychotic disorders, as “delusional symptoms in partner of individual with delusional disorder” (Ref. , p 122). The presence of shared psychotic disorder in DSM-5 will allow continued recognition of this disorder, although rare, is occasionally seen in forensic cases, both criminal and civil.
For the statistical analysis, two-sample -test, Pearson’s coefficient of correlation, one-way ANOVA, two-way ANOVA, and RMANOVA were used. For statistical analysis of behavioral battery, at first RMANOVA with factors of time and genotype was applied. When a statistically significant interaction was detected, further post hoc analysis by -test was applied. The statistical analyses were performed using IBM SPSS Statistics version 20 (IBM Corporation, New York).