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The potential role of the parietal lobe in schizophrenia

  • Marcella Bellani (a1) (a2), Adele Ferro (a1) (a2) and Paolo Brambilla (a2) (a3)


Although the anatomy of the parietal lobe has been under-investigated in schizophrenia, some magnetic resonance imaging studies have shown decreased volumes, suggesting its possible implication for the pathophysiology of the disease.


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Address for correspondence: Dr. M. Bellani, Department of Medicine and Public Health, Section of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, University of Verona, Piazzale L.A. Scuro 10, 37134 Verona (Italy). Fax: +39-045-8027498 E-mail:


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