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Brain Disorders: The Causes Of Schizophrenia

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Schizophrenia

Psychology is a science that studies the mental processes of people and animals, the word comes from Greek “psyco” and was used for the first time by the Christian poet Marko marulic, in his book of psychology 'derratione animae humanai'. In the late fifteenth or early sixteenth century Maruli was considered the father of Croatian literature, one of the most severe figures of the Renaissance. Was the philosopher Wuihetm Wund physiologist, psychologist and philosopher German who established the first laboratory of psychology in 1879 at the university of leipzig and his goal was to explore the primary elements of the mind. Within the psychology exist several pathologies of the mind between them the different types of schizophrenia
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Studies are conducted for the preliminary findings in the development of the brain through neuroimaging studies, such as magnetic resonance imaging, tomography, and in this way assess the alterations of the brain and compare them with healthy patients. It is said that schizophrenia can have its origin in the alteration of the cerebral development during the embryonic brain development, there is also a family history and it has been discovered by the neurotransmitters are responsible for the neurons to communicate with each other, if there is an alteration in this Place can lead to…show more content…
Treatments such as chlorpromazine, Haloperidol or thioridazine. Atypical neuroleptics: clozapine, risperidone, olanzapine, ziprasidone, quetiapine. The two groups of drugs have the ability to correct the imbalance of neurotransmitters, especially dopamine, and relieve symptoms in a positive way. The imbalance of the serotonin transmitter is associated with the effectiveness of this type of neuroleptic on the negative symptoms in some cases the scarce response to treatment with a serious risk of suicide or aggression towards others. In the type of catatonic schizophrenia, it is necessary to indicate treatments with
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