Long-term plasticity in adult somatosensory cortex: functional reorganization after surgical removal of an arteriovenous malformation.

The temporal scale of neuroplasticity following acute alterations in brain structure due to neurosurgical intervention is still under debate. We conducted a longitudinal study with the objective of investigating the postoperative changes in a patient who underwent cerebrovascular surgery and who subsequently lost proprioception in the fingers of her right… CONTINUE READING