Disturbances in the Bulk Growth of Nervous Tissue

  • Reinhard L. Friede


Diseases affecting the bulk growth of the nervous system may be negative, resulting in a deficit in the formation of neural parenchyma, that is micrencephaly, or positive, resulting in a surplus, or megalencephaly.


Nervous Tissue Cerebral Hemisphere Tuberous Sclerosis Brain Weight Cranial Vault 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Reinhard L. Friede
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Case Western Reserve UniversityClevelandUSA
  2. 2.University of ZurichSwitzerland

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