Functional Neuroimaging in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

  title={Functional Neuroimaging in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder},
  author={Antonio Del Casale and Georgios Demetrios Kotzalidis and Chiara Rapinesi and Daniele Serata and Elisa Ambrosi and Alessio Simonetti and Maurizio Pompili and Stefano Ferracuti and Roberto Tatarelli and Paolo Girardi},
  pages={61 - 85}
Background and Aim: Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a severe, highly prevalent and chronically disabling psychiatric disorder that usually emerges during childhood or adolescence. This paper aims to review the literature on functional neuroimaging in OCD, analysing the reported dysfunctional connectivity in the corticostriatothalamocortical circuitry. Method: This study included papers published in peer-reviewed journals dealing with functional imaging in OCD. Results: Striatal… 

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