Brain anatomy of major depression II. Focus on amygdala

M. Bellani, M. Baiano, P. Brambilla

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Here, we briefly summarize the most consistent structural magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) studies on amygdala in major depression and debate the effects of clinical variables on amygdalar morphology.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)33-36
Number of pages4
JournalEpidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2011


  • magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Major depressive disorder
  • volumes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Psychiatry and Mental health
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Epidemiology


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