Smaller hippocampal volume following sexual assault in women is associated with post‐traumatic stress disorder

@article{Quid2018SmallerHV,
  title={Smaller hippocampal volume following sexual assault in women is associated with post‐traumatic stress disorder},
  author={Yann Quid{\'e} and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Andersson and Diane Dufour-Rainfray and C{\'e}line Descriaud and Bruno Brizard and Val{\'e}rie Gissot and Helen Cl{\'e}ry and Marie-Paule Carrey Le Bas and Sylvie Osterreicher and Maja Ogielska and Pauline Saint-Martin and Wissam El-Hage},
  journal={Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica},
  year={2018},
  volume={138}
}
Exposure to sexual assault is a significant risk factor to develop post‐traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in females. The early neurobiological changes leading to the development of PTSD remain understudied and unclear in this population. 
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