Serum immunoglobulins and cognitive status in the elderly: II. An immunological-behavioral relationship?

C. Eisdorfer, D. Cohen

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Abstract

In 42 patients with cognitive dysfunction (senile dementia), significant correlations between immunoglobulins and various tests of intelligence were observed. Serum IgG emerged as the single best predictor of behavioral status. There is need for further research in this field.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)40-45
Number of pages6
JournalBritish Journal of Psychiatry
Volume136
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1980

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Psychiatry and Mental health

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