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Dissociative Identity Disorder Associated with Mania and Change in Handedness

  title={Dissociative Identity Disorder Associated with Mania and Change in Handedness},
  author={Jonathan B. Savitz and Mark Solms and Elize Pietersen and R. S. Ramesar and Pierre Flor-Henry},
  journal={Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology},
Objective: To investigate the overlap between dissociative and bipolar disorders with reference to their neurophysiological foundations. Background: Case reports of anomalous lateralization and shifts in handedness associated with both affective and dissociative conditions have intermittently surfaced in the literature. The two disorders are, however, usually considered to be distinct psychopathological entities. Method: A case of co-occurring bipolar disorder and dissociative identity disorder… Expand
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