Volumetric analysis of septal region in schizophrenia and affective disorder

@article{Brisch2006VolumetricAO,
  title={Volumetric analysis of septal region in schizophrenia and affective disorder},
  author={Ralf Brisch and H. -G. Bernstein and Dieter Krell and Renate Stauch and Kurt Truebner and Henrik Dobrowolny and Siegfried Kropf and Hendrik Bielau and Bernhard Bogerts},
  journal={European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience},
  year={2006},
  volume={257},
  pages={140-148}
}
MRI and post-mortem studies indicate an increased prevalence of cavum septi pellucidi (CSP) in schizophrenia and affective disorder. The aim of this study was to characterize the CSP and the septal tissue among patients with schizophrenia, patients with affective disorder, and control subjects. The volumes of CSP and septal tissue were measured in post-mortem brains in 42 patients with schizophrenia, 14 patients with affective disorder, and 17 normal control cases by planimetry of serial… CONTINUE READING