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Schizoid Personality Disorder Underlying Cause

The cause of schizoid personality disorder is unknown.

Last Updated: Jun 17, 2009 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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