Immature pattern of brain activity in Rett syndrome.

@article{Nielsen1990ImmaturePO,
  title={Immature pattern of brain activity in Rett syndrome.},
  author={Jytte Bieber Nielsen and Lars Friberg and Hans Olav Christensen Lou and NielsA. Lassen and I L Sam},
  journal={Archives of neurology},
  year={1990},
  volume={47 9},
  pages={
          982-6
        }
}
Seven girls with Rett syndrome, a progressive degenerative encephalopathy affecting girls, were studied with single photon emission computed tomography and compared with an aged-matched control group of nine normal children. Global cerebral blood flow was significantly lower in Rett syndrome (54 vs 69 mL/100 g per minute), and the flows in prefrontal and temporoparietal association regions of the telencephalon were markedly reduced, whereas the primary sensorimotor regions were relatively… CONTINUE READING
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