The structural brain correlates of cognitive deficits in adults with Klinefelter's syndrome.

@article{Itti2006TheSB,
  title={The structural brain correlates of cognitive deficits in adults with Klinefelter's syndrome.},
  author={Emmanuel Itti and Irene T Gaw Gonzalo and Anna Pawlikowska-Haddal and Kyle Brauer Boone and Anton A Mlikotic and Laurent Itti and Fred S. Mishkin and Ronald S. Swerdloff},
  journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism},
  year={2006},
  volume={91 4},
  pages={1423-7}
}
CONTEXT Adults with Klinefelter's syndrome (KS) are known to present disturbances of language skills and delayed learning abilities. OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to assess brain morphometry in KS and to correlate eventual volumetric changes with performance on neuropsychological tests. PATIENTS Patients included 18 KS adults and 20 age-matched controls. METHODS All participants underwent prospectively double-spin-echo brain magnetic resonance imaging and neuropsychological testing… CONTINUE READING