Cortical Dysplasia

Known as: Cortical Dysplasias, Cerebral, Dysplasias, Cerebral Cortical, Cerebral Cortical Dysplasia 
Malformation of the cerebral cortex due to improper migration of neurons in utero.
National Institutes of Health

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1960-2018
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
PURPOSE   Focal cortical dysplasias (FCD) are localized regions of malformed cerebral cortex and are very frequently associated… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Focal cortical dysplasia (FCD) is recognized as the major cause of focal intractable epilepsy in childhood. Various… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE Patients with cortical dysplasia (CD) are difficult to treat because the MRI abnormality may be undetectable. This… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The Alzheimer's disease beta-amyloid precursor protein (APP) is a member of a larger gene family that includes the amyloid… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Balloon cells (BCs) in focal cortical dysplasia (FCD) and giant cells (GCs) in tubers of the tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The purpose of this study was to assess whether the histological subtype of focal cortical dysplasia and dual pathology affect… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Since the original description by Taylor, the term focal cortical dysplasia has been used to refer to a wide range of alterations… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We present a novel, computerized method of examining cerebral cortical thickness. The normal cortex varies in thickness from 2 to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Human cortical dysplastic lesions are frequently associated with severe partial epilepsies. We report an immunocytochemical… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Positron emission tomography (PET) of local cerebral glucose metabolism in 13 children with infantile spasms of undetermined… (More)
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