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my uncle on my moms side has schizophrenia what are the chances of it skipping me and my 3 other brother ?

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replied April 20th, 2012
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Welcome to the ehealthforum and I am really glad to help you out.

If your uncle on your mother's side has schizophrenia, then chances of it being passed on to you and your brothers is very less likely. In a study, the risk of schizophrenia is less than 10% and close to 2 % only if your uncle is having this disease.

It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care.

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replied December 7th, 2012
I don't know what to do. they follow me to school and talk to me during class. Sometimes I end up crying behind my book and I know I'm not crazy (Like some people think I am). I have 2 that talk to me on a daily basis and appear in the seat next to me or when I'm walking or at any random time and 3 other's that like to talk and appear at random times with no warning. the main 2 are very different to eachother but they both hate me and have said I should do stuff that could hurt or kill me. One of them is yelling at me right now and he says that if I don't get off the computer. I don't know what to do. please help me.
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