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The association of a recurrent psychosis in the premenstrual period with an increased blink rate is reported. This case adds to evidence supporting a hormonal hypothesis of certain psychotic disorders.

Type

Journal article

Journal

Br J Psychiatry

Publication Date

09/1992

Volume

161

Pages

402 - 404

Keywords

Antipsychotic Agents, Blinking, Dopamine, Estrogens, Female, Humans, Menstrual Cycle, Premenstrual Syndrome, Psychotic Disorders, Puerperal Disorders, Recurrence