Serum cortisol and dehydroepiandrosterone-sulfate levels in schizophrenic patients and their first-degree relatives


Yildirim O., DOĞAN O. , SEMİZ M., Kilicli F.

PSYCHIATRY AND CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCES, cilt.65, ss.584-591, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 65 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/j.1440-1819.2011.02252.x
  • Dergi Adı: PSYCHIATRY AND CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.584-591

Özet

Aims: Alterations in cortisol and dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEA-S) levels are thought to play a role in the pathophysiology of neuropsychiatric disorders, including schizophrenia. The aim of this study was to investigate the role of serum cortisol and DHEA-S in the pathophysiology of schizophrenia.