Quantitative morphological studies of developing human cerebellar cortex in various disease states.

@article{Gadson1976QuantitativeMS,
  title={Quantitative morphological studies of developing human cerebellar cortex in various disease states.},
  author={D R Gadson and J. L. Emery},
  journal={Archives of disease in childhood},
  year={1976},
  volume={51 12},
  pages={964-7}
}
A quantitative morphological assessment was carried out of the cellularity and staining properties of the cells of the layers of the human cerebellar cortex, both in the normal child and in 41 children suffering from a series of disorders including mental retardation. A computerized image analyser and highly standardized procedures were used. All of the cases of mental retardation and some cases with congenital cardiac anomalies showed abnormal cell concentrations and staining properties. 3… CONTINUE READING