Left anterior subregion of orbitofrontal cortex volume reduction and impaired organizational strategies in obsessive-compulsive disorder.

@article{Choi2004LeftAS,
  title={Left anterior subregion of orbitofrontal cortex volume reduction and impaired organizational strategies in obsessive-compulsive disorder.},
  author={Jung-Seok Choi and Do-Hyung Kang and Jae-Jin Kim and Tae-Hyun Ha and Jong-Min Lee and Tak Youn and In-Young Kim and Sun Il Kim and J Kwon},
  journal={Journal of psychiatric research},
  year={2004},
  volume={38 2},
  pages={193-9}
}
The orbitofrontal cortex (OFC) may be involved in the clinical and cognitive expressions of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and is a heterogenous region with respect to its cytoarchitecture, function and connectivity. This study was designed to examine the morphological abnormality of the anterior subregion of OFC and its relationship to clinical symptoms and cognitive performance in patients with OCD. We divided the OFC into anterior and posterior subregions using an external landmark and… CONTINUE READING