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schizophrenia in the brain

A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leslie Howell
20 years experience psychiatry
Brain changes: In schizophrenia there are multiple areas affected in the brain such as marked reductions in gray matter, decreased brain volume and activity in patie ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leslie Howell
20 years experience psychiatry
Multiple areas: In schizophrenia there are multiple areas affected such as marked reductions in gray matter, decreased brain volume and activity in patients. Other s ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leslie Howell
20 years experience psychiatry
Multiple areas: In schizophrenia there are multiple areas affected such as marked reductions in gray matter, decreased brain volume and activity in patients. Other s ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leslie Howell
20 years experience psychiatry
Brain changes: In schizophrenia there are multiple areas affected in the brain such as marked reductions in gray matter, decreased brain volume and activity in patie ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: http://www.journalofpsychiatricresearch.com/article/S0022-3956(04)00069-X/abstract?cc=y= Check out this link. Although as a rule schizophrenics are ty ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
50 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
No, schizophrenia : has a genetic+ environmental basis. You can't "catch it".You have to be born with the genetic set-up for it, then environmental factors play a role in ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Possible: The different lobes of affected brains were examined and compared to those of normal brains, showing several structural differences. The most common f ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
No cure yet.: At this point there is not a cure for schizophrenia - but there are very beneficial treatments.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Both brain disease: Both of these illnesses are "brain diseases, " and both have psychotic symptoms such as delusions, paranoia, hallucinations, thought disorder, etc. S ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ana Adelstein
27 years experience Clinical Psychology
In Research Stage : Neuroscientists have long been using available imaging techniques 2study brain activity in ppl -both "neuro-typical" ppl & those w/ psychiatric condit ... Read More

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