Schizophreniform Disorder Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Dec 11, 2018
  • Author: Ravinder N Bhalla, MD; Chief Editor: David Bienenfeld, MD  more...
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DDx

Diagnostic Considerations

In addition to the conditions listed in the differential diagnosis, other problems to be considered include the following [1] :

  • Psychotic disorder due to another disease or its treatment

  • Substance- or medication-induced psychotic disorder

  • Delusional disorder

  • Schizotypal, schizoid, or paranoid personality disorder

  • Autism spectrum disorder

  • Disorders presenting in childhood with disorganized speech

  • Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder

  • Posttraumatic stress disorder

  • Traumatic brain injury

Differentials

Brief Psychotic Disorder

Bipolar Affective Disorder

Delirium

Depression

Schizoaffective Disorder

Schizophrenia