Correlation Between DTI Findings and Volume of Corpus Callosum in Children with Autism


Temur H. O., Temur H. O., YURTSEVER İ., YURTSEVER İ., Yesil G., YEŞİL G., ...More

CURRENT MEDICAL IMAGING, vol.15, no.9, pp.895-899, 2019 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.2174/1573405614666181005114315
  • Journal Name: CURRENT MEDICAL IMAGING
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.895-899
  • Keywords: Autism, ASD, DTI, corpus callosum, hemisphere, axons, HIGH-FUNCTIONING AUTISM, WHITE-MATTER, SPECTRUM DISORDERS, YOUNG-CHILDREN, ABNORMALITIES, CONNECTIVITY, PATHWAYS, AGENESIS, ADULTS, MRI
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Background: Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a complex developmental disorder in which neurological basis is largely unknown. The Corpus Callosum (CC) is the main commissure that connects the cerebral hemispheres. Previous evidence suggests the involvement of the CC in the pathophysiology of autism.