Minor physical anomalies in schizophrenia.


OBJECTIVE The study was conducted to evaluate the spread of the minor physical anomalies (MPAs) in patients with schizophrenia and normal subjects, and the relevance of MPAs to sex, age of onset of the disease, birth order, and season of birth. METHODS Forty two inpatients satisfying the DSM-IV criteria for schizophrenia and 36 normal controls were… (More)