Comparative post-mortem study of cavum septi pellucidi in alcoholics, schizophrenics and aggressive persons.

@article{Filipovi2000ComparativePS,
  title={Comparative post-mortem study of cavum septi pellucidi in alcoholics, schizophrenics and aggressive persons.},
  author={Branislav R Filipovi{\'c} and Gordana Teofilovski-Parapid and Milan Stojici{\'c}},
  journal={Folia morphologica},
  year={2000},
  volume={58 4},
  pages={297-305}
}
The appearance of cavum septi pellucidi (CSP) has been already connected with developmental disorders or with serious psychiatric diseases (schizophrenia, maniac-depressive disorder, aggressiveness or similar). During our investigation of CSP, group of alcoholics seemed to be interesting for investigation and comparison with the groups of schizophrenics and people with violent behavior. We obtained CSP in 205 out of 670 fixed brains (429 male and 241 female) of persons aged from 14 to 89 (mean… CONTINUE READING