Clinical correlations with hippocampal atrophy.

  title={Clinical correlations with hippocampal atrophy.},
  author={Gregory D. Cascino},
  journal={Magnetic resonance imaging},
  volume={13 8},
There is now a consensus that magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a sensitive and specific indicator of mesial temporal sclerosis (MTS) in patients with partial epilepsy. MTS is the most common pathological finding underlying the epileptogenic zone in patients undergoing temporal lobe surgery for medically refractory partial seizures. MRI-based hippocampal volumetric studies (i.e., quantitative MRI), has been shown to provide objective evidence for hippocampal atrophy in patients with MTS. The… CONTINUE READING
20 Citations
0 References
Similar Papers


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 20 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…