Subcortical MRI volumes in neuroleptic-naive and treated patients with schizophrenia Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antipsychotic Agents
  • Basal Ganglia
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Schizophrenia
  • Thalamus

abstract

  • Increased subcortical volumes in treated schizophrenic patients seem to be medication-induced hypertrophy. This hypertrophy could reflect structural adaptation to receptor blockade and may moderate the effects of neuroleptic treatment.

publication date

  • December 1998

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 9842780

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1711

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 155

number

  • 12