Increased amygdala activation during mania: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study.

TitleIncreased amygdala activation during mania: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2005
AuthorsAltshuler, L, Bookheimer S, Proenza MA, Townsend J, Sabb F, Firestine A, Bartzokis G, Mintz J, Mazziotta J, Cohen MS
JournalThe American journal of psychiatry
Volume162
Issue6
Pagination1211-3
Date Published2005 Jun
ISSN0002-953X
KeywordsAdult, Affect, Amygdala, Bipolar disorder, Brain Mapping, Emotions, Facial Expression, Female, Frontal Lobe, Functional Laterality, Humans, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Male, Neural Pathways, Neuropsychological Tests, Reaction Time, Visual Perception
Abstract

This study sought to investigate neural activity in the amygdala during episodes of mania.

DOI10.1111/j.1399-5618.2012.01008.x
Alternate JournalAm J Psychiatry