The central nervous system in the Apert syndrome.

  title={The central nervous system in the Apert syndrome.},
  author={M. Michael Cohen and Sven Kreiborg},
  journal={American journal of medical genetics},
  volume={35 1},
In this paper, we present available central nervous system data from our series of patients with the Apert syndrome. Combining our own data with that available in the literature, 30 patients had malformations of the corpus callosum, the limbic structures, or both. Other frequent findings included megalencephaly (7 cases), gyral abnormalities (8 cases), encephalocele (4 cases), pyramidal tract abnormalities (2 cases), hypoplasia of cerebral white matter (4 cases), and heterotopic gray matter (2… CONTINUE READING
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