Cortical stimulation study of the role of rhinal cortex in déjà vu and reminiscence of memories

  title={Cortical stimulation study of the role of rhinal cortex in déjà vu and reminiscence of memories},
  author={Fabrice Bartolomei and Emmanuel J. Barbeau and Martine Gavaret and Maxime Guye and Aileen McGonigal and Jean R{\'e}gis and Patrick Chauvel},
  pages={858 - 864}
Objective: To study the role of perirhinal (PC) and entorhinal cortices (EC) in dreamy state symptoms (déjà vu and reminiscence of scenes). These phenomena have been attributed to functional alteration of memory networks supported by the medial temporal lobes, principally involving the amygdala and hippocampus. The role of sub-hippocampal structures (EC and PC) in inducing these phenomena has not previously been addressed. Methods: The authors studied the symptoms evoked by direct electrical… 

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