Research points to a genetic etiology for 5 major psychiatric disorders. Do these disorders have shared genes?
During the past 5 years, new insights into the pathophysiological processes that underlie schizophrenia have been revealed. Here's a quick update.
Serum testing for NMDAR and other autoantibodies is fraught with pitfalls, and careful clinical consideration is important.
If an anti-NMDAR patient has evidence of demyelination on MRI, look for other antibodies that may complicate the picture.