JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS, vol.151, no.1, pp.405-408, 2013 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS
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Background: There exist studies indicating that bipolar disorder (BD) associates with changes in brain blood flow. Human brain with its high demand to oxygen constitutes 2% of the Loral body weight, while it receives 20% of cardiac output, a and 13;-,Ylobin chains of hemoglobin were recently found in neural tissues, yet no study has questioned blood hemoglobins in BD.