Lack of response to disgusting food in the hypothalamus and related structures in Prader Willi syndrome.

Affiliation

Endocrinology and Nutrition Department, Parc Taulí Hospital Universitari, Institut d'Investigació i Innovació Parc Taulí I3PT- UAB, 08208 Sabadell, Spain. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

To investigate, based on a putative abnormal neural processing of disgusting signals in Prader Willi syndrome (PWS) patients, the brain response to visual representations of disgusting food in PWS using functional MRI (fMRI).

Keywords

Disgust,Functional MRI,Hypothalamus,Prader Willi syndrome,

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