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Concluding remarks: plasticity and morphology of the central nervous system in schizophrenia and affective disorders

  • C. L. Cazzullo

Abstract

The plasticity of the Central Nervous System (CNS) is based on the mutual influence of two factors: the structure and function of the brain.

Keywords

Affective Disorder Cortical Atrophy Ventricular Enlargement Central Nervous System Structure Abnormal Eating Behavior 
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