Schizophrenia Brain X-ray

Lateral Ventricles Schizophrenia

Figure 3.2 Mean ventricle brain ratio (VBR) in controls and patients with schizophrenia from a total of 39 separate studies. The diagonal line indicates the line of equality. Thus, this figure demonstrates that no matter which diagnostic system or method of measuring brain volume is used, patients with schizophrenia do have larger ventricles than controls. Figure reproduced with permission from Van Horn JD, McManus IC. Ventricular enlargement in schizophrenia. A meta-analysis of studies of the...