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Schizophrenia and estrogens

Riecher-Rössler, Anita. (2003) Schizophrenia and estrogens. In: Menopause: The State of the Art - in research and management. London, pp. 222-225.

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Abstract

Since the beginning of the 20th Century, psychiatrists have recognized the possible association between schizophrenia and estrogens [1]. Early studies by Kraepelin [2] and Kretschmer [3] described signs of a chronic "hypoestrogenism" in women with schizophrenia, and observations indicating an association between blood estrogen levels and acute psychotic symptomatology have long existed.
Faculties and Departments:03 Faculty of Medicine > Bereich Psychiatrie (Klinik) > Erwachsenenpsychiatrie UPK > Erwachsenenpsychiatrie (Riecher-Rössler)
03 Faculty of Medicine > Departement Klinische Forschung > Bereich Psychiatrie (Klinik) > Erwachsenenpsychiatrie UPK > Erwachsenenpsychiatrie (Riecher-Rössler)
UniBasel Contributors:Riecher-Rössler, Anita
Item Type:Book Section, refereed
Book Section Subtype:Further Contribution in a Book
Publisher:The Parthenon Publishing Group
ISBN:1-84214-160-0
Note:Publication type according to Uni Basel Research Database: Book item
Language:English
Last Modified:26 Aug 2019 12:10
Deposited On:14 Aug 2019 07:10

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