Diencephalic Syndrome

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Diencephalic Syndrome

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The terms "Diencephalic Syndrome" returned 8 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Intermediate pilomyxoid astrocytoma and diencephalic syndrome: imaging findings.
 

Author(s): Olavo Kyosen Nakamura, Marco da Cunha Pinho, Vicente Odone Filho, Sergio Rosemberg

Journal: Einstein (Sao Paulo). ;10(2):236-8.

 

Pilomyxoid astrocytoma, an entity described as a histological variant of pilocytic astrocytoma, is a rare primary tumor of the central nervous system. It is usually located in the hypothalamic-chiasmatic area, affecting children with a mean age of 10 months. It has a high rate of ...

Last Updated: 11 Oct 2012

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Functional MRI study of diencephalic amnesia in Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome.
 

Author(s): M Caulo, J Van Hecke, L Toma, A Ferretti, A Tartaro, C Colosimo, G L Romani, A Uncini

Journal: Brain. 2005 Jul;128(Pt 7):1584-94.

 

Anterograde amnesia in Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome is associated with diencephalic lesions, mainly in the anterior thalamic nuclei. Whether diencephalic and temporal lobe amnesias are distinct entities is still not clear. We investigated episodic memory for faces using functional ...

Last Updated: 27 Jun 2005

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Diencephalic syndrome: clinical features and imaging findings.
 

Author(s): T Y Poussaint, P D Barnes, K Nichols, D C Anthony, L Cohen, N J Tarbell, L Goumnerova

Journal: AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 1997 Sep;18(8):1499-505.

 

To emphasize the importance of imaging in children with diencephalic syndrome due to hypothalamic/chiasmatic astrocytomas.

Last Updated: 24 Oct 1997

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