Increased Th1 and Th2 immune reactivity with relative Th2 dominance in patients with acute exacerbation of schizophrenia.

@article{Avgutin2005IncreasedTA,
  title={Increased Th1 and Th2 immune reactivity with relative Th2 dominance in patients with acute exacerbation of schizophrenia.},
  author={Bojana Avgu{\vs}tin and Branka Wraber and Rok Tav{\vc}ar},
  journal={Croatian medical journal},
  year={2005},
  volume={46 2},
  pages={268-74}
}
AIM To determine concentration of T helper (Th(1)) cytokines and Th(2) cytokines in patients with acute exacerbation of schizophrenia and compare the cytokine profiles between subtypes of schizophrenia. METHOD One hundred inpatients with acute exacerbation of schizophrenia and 34 matched healthy subjects from the same population without psychiatric history were included in the study. According to predominant symptom complexes the patients were divided into three subgroups: hallucinations and… CONTINUE READING