Wallerian Degeneration of the Cerebral Peduncle and Association with Motor Outcome in Childhood Stroke.

Affiliation

Stroke Imaging Lab for Children, Department of Translational Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Peter Gilgan Centre for Research & Learning, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Stroke Imaging Lab for Children, Department of Child Health & Evaluative Sciences, The Hospital for Sick Children, Peter Gilgan Centre for Research & Learning, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

To evaluate the presence of Wallerian degeneration and its relationship with sensorimotor deficits following childhood-onset arterial ischemic stroke (AIS).

Keywords

Cerebrovascular disease,Imaging,Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI),Motor outcome,Pediatrics,Stroke,T2-weighted MRI,Wallerian degeneration,

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