Development of an experimental model of brain tissue heterotopia in the lung.

@article{Quemelo2007DevelopmentOA,
  title={Development of an experimental model of brain tissue heterotopia in the lung.},
  author={Paulo Roberto Veiga Quemelo and Lourenço N Sbragia and Luiz C{\'e}sar Peres},
  journal={International journal of experimental pathology},
  year={2007},
  volume={88 5},
  pages={337-42}
}
The presence of heterotopic brain tissue in the lung is a rare abnormality. The cases reported thus far are usually associated with neural tube defects (NTD). As there are no reports of experimental models of NTD that present this abnormality, the objective of the present study was to develop a surgical method of brain tissue heterotopia in the lung. We… CONTINUE READING