Specific frontal lobe subregions correlated with unawareness of illness in schizophrenia: A preliminary study

L. A. Flashman, T. W. McAllister, S. C. Johnson, J. H. Rich, R. L. Green, A. J. Saykin

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The authors examined the relationship between unawareness of illness and eight frontal lobe sub-regions in 15 patients with schizophrenia. Significant inverse correlations were seen between unawareness and bilateral middle frontal gyrus volume and between symptom misattribution and superior frontal gyrus volume.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)255-257
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 2001


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Psychiatry and Mental health

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