Cingulate cortex anatomical abnormalities in children and adolescents with bipolar disorder


Kaur S., Sassi R., Axelson D., Nicoletti M., Brambilla P., Monkul E., ...More

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRY, vol.162, no.9, pp.1637-1643, 2005 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 162 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1176/appi.ajp.162.9.1637
  • Journal Name: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1637-1643
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Objective: In vivo imaging studies have suggested anatomical and functional abnormalities in the anterior cingulate in adults with mood disorders. This anatomical magnetic resonance imaging study examined the cingulate cortex in children and adolescents with bipolar disorder and matched healthy comparison subjects.