Industrial Psychiatry Journal

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Year
: 2015  |  Volume : 24  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 76--78

Cavum septum pellucidum in a case of schizophrenia presenting with self-mutilating behavior


Shreekantiah Umesh1, Swarnali Bose2, Sourav Khanra3, Basudeb Das1, S Haque Nizamie1 
1 Department of Psychiatry, Central Institute of Psychiatry, Ranchi, India
2 Training Co-ordinator, Project HIFAZAT, Central Institute of Psychiatry, Ranchi, India
3 Department of Psychiatry, ICARE Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Haldia, West Bengal, India

Correspondence Address:
Shreekantiah Umesh
Central Institute of Psychiatry, Kanke, Ranchi - 834 006, Jharkhand
India

Cavum septum pellucidum (CSP) is a neurodevelopmental anomaly, which is commonly reported in schizophrenia patients. Various symptoms of schizophrenia, including thought disturbances have been associated with CSP. We present a rare case of undifferentiated schizophrenia with CSP who presented with self-mutilating behaviors.


How to cite this article:
Umesh S, Bose S, Khanra S, Das B, Nizamie S H. Cavum septum pellucidum in a case of schizophrenia presenting with self-mutilating behavior.Ind Psychiatry J 2015;24:76-78


How to cite this URL:
Umesh S, Bose S, Khanra S, Das B, Nizamie S H. Cavum septum pellucidum in a case of schizophrenia presenting with self-mutilating behavior. Ind Psychiatry J [serial online] 2015 [cited 2020 Oct 25 ];24:76-78
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