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corpus

1. a collection or body of writings, esp by a single author or on a specific topic
2. Anatomy
a. any distinct mass or body
b. the main part of an organ or structure
3. the inner layer or layers of cells of the meristem at a shoot tip, which produces the vascular tissue and pith

corpus

Latin for "body," corpus refers to a collection of items. Any very large body of work that is written (text), spoken or on video can be called a corpus. The Web is a gigantic corpus.
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Focal lesion in the splenium of the corpus callosum in epileptic patients: antiepileptic drug toxicity?
In MPS, these diffusely enlarged PVS affect the periventricular WM, corpus callosum, basal ganglia, subcortical WM, centrum semiovale, thalami and brain stem, resulting in the cribriform or spindle-like pattern.
Men's technique measures and color-codes the varying thicknesses of subdivisions of the corpus callosum along its length, where nerves cross from one side of the brain to the other.
Some patients have the corpus callosum surgically separated to stop massive epileptic seizures.
Corpus callosum and deep gray matter involvement may be observed.
Ferritin iron was measured in four subcortical nuclei [caudate (C), putamen (P), globus pallidus (G), thalamus (T)], three white matter regions [frontal lobe (Fwm), genu and splenium of the corpus callosum (Gwm, Swm)] and hippocampus (Hipp) in 165 healthy adults aged 19-82.
Anterior encephalocele are associated with hypertelorism, midline craniofacial dysraphism, agenesis of corpus callosum, lipoma and subependymal heterotopias.
James has Agenesis of the Corpus Callosum (ACC), is partially sighted and partially deaf, has anaphylaxis, and a chromosomal abnormality.
The cash is being donated to Corpal, a small charity that supports sufferers who have a rare brain malformation called agensis of corpus callosum, as well as providing help for their families.
An example of comparable impairment in central nervous system connectivity is the reduction in the size of the corpus callosum as illustrated on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for children with both conditions.
Cranial magnetic resonance graphy (MRG) indicated a structurally normal corpus callosum.