Reproductive and urological disorders

How are reproductive and urological dysfunction related to schizophrenia? 

People with schizophrenia may show increased rates of co-occurring conditions. These may include disorders of the reproductive organs or urological diseases.

What is the evidence for comorbid reproductive and urological dysfunction?

Moderate to low quality evidence suggests males (but not females) have increased risk of mortality due to urogenital disease compared to people without schizophrenia. There are also increased rates of obstetric complications in mothers with schizophrenia.

May 2019

Last updated at: 10:32 pm, 7th May 2019
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