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Brain volume, asymmetry and intellectual impairment in relation to sex in early-onset schizophrenia.

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BACKGROUND: Accumulating evidence suggests that early-onset schizophrenia arises from a disturbance in the normal trajectory of cerebral development. AIMS: To investigate brain structure, asymmetry and IQ in early-onset schizophrenia. METHOD: Volumes of left and right cerebral hemispheres and IQ were assessed in 33 participants with early-onset DSM-IV schizophrenia and 30 members of a matched, normal control group. RESULTS: Total brain volume was significantly smaller in the group with early...

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10.1192/bjp.183.2.114

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
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Author
Journal:
British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science More from this journal
Volume:
183
Issue:
AUG.
Pages:
114-120
Publication date:
2003-08-01
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EISSN:
1472-1465
ISSN:
0007-1250
Language:
English
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pubs:139437
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uuid:ac1e78dc-9135-4939-82d3-4a49b1113ed7
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pubs:139437
Source identifiers:
139437
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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