Decreased callosal thickness in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder.
|Title||Decreased callosal thickness in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2009|
|Authors||Luders, E, Narr KL, Hamilton LS, Phillips OR, Thompson PM, Valle JS, Del'Homme M, Strickland T, McCracken JT, Toga AW, Levitt JG|
|Date Published||2009 Jan 1|
|Keywords||Adolescent, Age Factors, Attention, Attention Deficit and Disruptive Behavior Disorders, Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity, Brain Mapping, Child, Corpus Callosum, Humans, Hyperkinesis, Impulsive Behavior, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Male, Models, Anatomic|
Neuroimaging studies of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) have revealed structural abnormalities in the brains of affected individuals. One of the most replicated alterations is a significantly smaller corpus callosum (CC), for which conflicting reports exist with respect to the affected callosal segments.
|Alternate Journal||Biol. Psychiatry|