Deficits in gray matter volume are present in schizophrenia but not bipolar disorder.

@article{Zipursky1997DeficitsIG,
  title={Deficits in gray matter volume are present in schizophrenia but not bipolar disorder.},
  author={Robert B Zipursky and Mary V Seeman and Agata Bury and Ron Langevin and G. Wortzman and Richard S. Katz},
  journal={Schizophrenia research},
  year={1997},
  volume={26 2-3},
  pages={85-92}
}
Studies using magnetic resonance (MR) imaging have provided strong evidence that patients with schizophrenia as a group have structural brain abnormalities, including enlarged ventricles and sulci as well as smaller cortical gray matter volumes. This study was undertaken to investigate whether the brain abnormalities found in schizophrenia could be distinguished from those seen in bipolar disorder. The MR scans of 23 patients with schizophrenia were compared to those of 17 healthy community… CONTINUE READING