Major depression and bipolar disorders in CADASIL: a study using the DSM-IV semi-structured interview.

@article{Valenti2011MajorDA,
  title={Major depression and bipolar disorders in CADASIL: a study using the DSM-IV semi-structured interview.},
  author={Raffaella Valenti and Francesca Pescini and Sarah Antonini and Giovanni Castellini and Anna Poggesi and Silvia C. S. Bianchi and Domenico Inzitari and Stefano Pallanti and Leonardo Pantoni},
  journal={Acta neurologica Scandinavica},
  year={2011},
  volume={124 6},
  pages={390-5}
}
OBJECTIVE Cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy (CADASIL) is an inherited cerebral microangiopathy characterized by migraine, cerebrovascular events, and cognitive impairment. Although recognized as a cardinal feature of the disease, psychiatric disturbances have rarely been the object of focused studies. We performed a structured evaluation of mood disorders in CADASIL. MATERIALS AND METHODS Twenty-three patients with CADASIL (five men and… CONTINUE READING