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13.23 Male, Single, 55-64 yrs, Schizophrenia , September 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/12

Scope and Contents

"Occupation - Farm Servant. P.A. Rate-aided patient. DIAGNOSIS: Schizophrenia. In 1916 patient's employer noticed he was not doing his work well and that he was queer. He talked a good deal of nonsense and was at times incoherent and emotional. At other times he was quiet and orderly, but ocassionally somewhat excited. He returned home at Whitsunday term and since then has done no work. Has expressed delusions regarding people who were dead and has threatened to do bodily harm to children against whom he appears to have delusions of persecution. 1945. Pt. is completely inaccessible. Mutters away to himself all the time, answering voices. Auditory hallucinations."


  • Creation: September 1946

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