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Hemispherectomy

Known as: hemispherectomies 
A neurosurgical procedure that removes or disconnects the epileptogenic CEREBRAL CORTEX of a hemisphere. Hemispherectomy is usually performed for… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Objective: To compare hemispherectomy patients with different pathologic substrates for hospital course, seizure, developmental… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Hemispherectomy has been performed in the treatment of epilepsy in association with hemiplegia for over 50 years. However, the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
  • J. Zentner
  • Acta neurochirurgica. Supplement
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 36498325
Epilepsy is characterized by recurrent epileptic seizures. Surgical interventions represent a reasonable alternative to long-term… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Contrary to the classical view of a pre-determined wiring pattern, there is considerable evidence that cortical representation of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We investigated the language capabilities of the isolated right hemisphere in 6 children (age, 7–14 years) after left… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
  • T. Rasmussen
  • The Canadian journal of neurological sciences. Le…
  • 1983
  • Corpus ID: 29792761
The serious, late complication of superficial cerebral hemosiderosis, which appears after several years in 1/4-1/3 of patients… Expand
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Review
1982
Review
1982
Three retrospective studies were conducted to examine functional brain asymmetry in the regulation of emotion. In the first study… Expand
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Abstract Localization abilities within the hemianopic field have been tested in 6 subjects hemidecorticated in early life for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
Abstract: In past dichotic listening studies, linguistic stimuli have shown a right ear advantage, implying left hemisphere… Expand
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Highly Cited
1962
Highly Cited
1962
  • L. S. Basser
  • Brain : a journal of neurology
  • 1962
  • Corpus ID: 35478459
“Whether Eve was framed out of the left side of Adam I dispute not; becasuse I stand not yet assured which is the right side of a… Expand
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