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The Congenital Bilateral Peri-Sylvian Syndrome

Imaging Findings
  • R. Kuzniecky
  • F. Andermann
  • R. Guerrini
  • The CBPS Multicenter Collaborative Study
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 264)

Abstract

Advances in diagnostic imaging techniques, particularly magnetic resonance (MR) imaging, have permitted the recognition of developmental malformations of the central nervous system with a high degree of accuracy (Barth, 1987; Friede, 1989; Byrd et al., 1989; Barkovich and Kjos, 1992). Recent clinico-radiological correlative studies have demonstrated the broad spectrum of these malformations and have contributed to the recognition that some of these disorders have common pathogenic mechanisms (Graff-Radford et al., 1986; Kuzniecky et al., 1988; Palmini et al, 1991; Barkovich and Kjos, 1992a,b).

Keywords

Full Scale Intelligence Quotient Magnetic Resonance Examination Supramarginal Gyrus Inversion Recovery Sequence Insular Region 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Kuzniecky
    • 1
  • F. Andermann
    • 1
  • R. Guerrini
    • 1
  • The CBPS Multicenter Collaborative Study
  1. 1.UAB Epilepsy Center Department of NeurologyUniversity of Alabama at BirminghamBirminghamUSA

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