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Rheumatoid arthritis and schizophrenia: are they mutually exclusive?
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2863874     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The relationship between schizophrenia and rheumatoid arthritis has been explored in a number of studies. It has been claimed that the two disorders are mutually exclusive. Review of the literature indicates that the two conditions seldom coexist. The underlying mechanisms responsible for the infrequent coexistence of schizophrenia and rheumatoid arthritis are far from clear. However, various hypotheses have been proposed to explain the negative correlation between the two diseases.
Authors:
P Malek-Ahmadi
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Seminars in arthritis and rheumatism     Volume:  15     ISSN:  0049-0172     ISO Abbreviation:  Semin. Arthritis Rheum.     Publication Date:  1985 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1985-10-23     Completed Date:  1985-10-23     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  1306053     Medline TA:  Semin Arthritis Rheum     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  70-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Anti-Inflammatory Agents / pharmacology
Antipsychotic Agents / pharmacology
Arthritis, Rheumatoid / complications*,  physiopathology
Endorphins / physiology
Environment
Humans
Prostaglandins / physiology
Schizophrenia / complications*,  physiopathology
Serotonin / physiology
Tryptophan / physiology
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Anti-Inflammatory Agents; 0/Antipsychotic Agents; 0/Endorphins; 0/Prostaglandins; 50-67-9/Serotonin; 73-22-3/Tryptophan

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