Verbal memory impairment correlates with hippocampal pyramidal cell density.

@article{Sass1990VerbalMI,
  title={Verbal memory impairment correlates with hippocampal pyramidal cell density.},
  author={Kimberlee J. Sass and Dennis D. Spencer and Jung Hwa Kim and Michael Westerveld and R. A. Novelly and Todd Lencz},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={1990},
  volume={40 11},
  pages={1694-7}
}
Thirty-five patients with medically refractory epilepsy localized to the temporal lobe (18 left, 17 right) completed the verbal Selective Reminding Test before surgery. Verbal memory impairments existed before surgery regardless of the lateralization of the seizure focus, but patients with left temporal seizure foci were significantly more impaired. After… CONTINUE READING