basal ganglia


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basal ganglia

[′bā·səl ′gaŋ·glē·ə]
(neuroscience)
The corpus striatum, or the corpus striatum and the thalamus considered together as the important subcortical centers.
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A study had shown that most common locations for calcification occur in PFBC patients are the basal ganglia, cerebellum, and thalamus.[8] Although our data were limited to head imaging data obtained from 70 patients, we found that the most frequently observed site of calcification in PFBC patients were the basal ganglia, choroid plexus, cerebellum, and thalamus.
The basal ganglia have been considered as a motor center since the end of the eighteenth century.
The imaging features are relatively characteristic, typified by increased T1 signal intensity on MRI within the basal ganglia contralateral to the symptomatic extremity.
We conducted a detailed interregional correlation analysis of the glucose metabolism between the basal ganglia and different cortical areas in healthy subjects using an ultra-high resolution [sup.18]F-FDG PET/MRI fusion system in order to increase the understanding of the basal ganglia function.
Das, "Prevalence and progression of basal ganglia calcification and its pathogenic mechanism in patients with idiopathic hypoparathyroidism," Clinical Endocrinology, vol.
Caption: Figure 5: A contrast-enhanced MR imaging of brain performed three days after operation showed irregular mixed signal intensity on DWI with enhancement of its wall in the right occipital lobe and hyperintense lesion with small hypointense areas within in the basal ganglia region.
Hemichorea can be caused by a large range of degenerative, vascular, metabolic and toxic disturbances in the contralateral basal ganglia (19,20).
Transsylvian-transinsular approach for the removal of basal ganglia hemorrhage under a Modified Intracerebral Hemorrhage score.
To show the possibility of such an approach basal ganglia network will be considered, and it will be modeled by spiking neural models and by a simple linear system.
Malloy et al., "Magnetic Resonance Imaging-Guided Delivery of Neural Stem Cells Into the Basal Ganglia of Nonhuman Primates Reveals a Pulsatile Mode of Cell Dispersion," Stem Cells Translational Medicine, October 2016 DOI:10.5966/sctm.2016-0269
On August 18, he developed choreoathetosis that progressed to involve both arms, legs, and both sides of his face; a brain magnetic resonance imaging study was consistent with basal ganglia injury.
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of brain revealed classical findings in basal ganglia consistent with Wilson Disease.

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