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Suicide in Schizophrenia

About 5% of people with Schizophrenia will die by suicide, usually near the time of the illness onset [ref].   Suicide in this group is more common when the individual:

When a person is seriously considering suicide it is very important that they or their family or friends contact a physician immediately or that the person goes immediately to an emergency room. 


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Associated Conditions

Violent Behavior