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Quantifying the pattern of optic tract degeneration in human hemianopia.

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BACKGROUND: The existence of transsynaptic retrograde degeneration (TRD) in the human visual system has been established, however the dependence of TRD on different factors such as lesion location, size and manner of lesion acquisition has yet to be quantified. METHODS: We obtained T1-weighted structural and diffusion-weighted images for 26 patients with adult-acquired or congenital hemianopia and 12 age-matched controls. The optic tract (OT) was defined and measured in the structural and dif...

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10.1136/jnnp-2013-306577

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Journal:
Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry
Volume:
85
Issue:
4
Pages:
379-386
Publication date:
2014-04-01
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EISSN:
1468-330X
ISSN:
0022-3050
Source identifiers:
435963
Language:
English
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pubs:435963
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uuid:2169ebf5-6ea3-41f8-9fb9-bac596b710c5
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pubs:435963
Deposit date:
2013-11-16

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