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Auditory Dysfunction In Schizophrenia: Integrating Clinical & Basic Features

Research Summary | February 13, 2017

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Key Messages The authors reviewed the mechanisms and consequences of auditory dysfunction in patients with schizophrenia. Patients with schizophrenia showed severe impairments in basic auditory processes, such as tone matching, and neurophysiological techniques revealed the presence of auditory cortical dysfunction; similar deficits can be induced by N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor (NMDAR) antagonists. Neuroimaging and postmortem studies demonstrated…

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