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Anatomy Atlases: Illustrated Encyclopedia of Human Anatomic Variation: Opus III: Nervous System: Brain: Corpus Callosum Title

Illustrated Encyclopedia of Human Anatomic Variation: Opus III: Nervous System: Brain

Corpus Callosum

Ronald A. Bergman, PhD
Adel K. Afifi, MD, MS
Ryosuke Miyauchi, MD

Peer Review Status: Internally Peer Reviewed

The corpus callosum may be partially or completely absent or poorly formed.

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Bruce, A. (1890) On the absence of the corpus callosum in the human brain with a description of a new case. Brain 12:171-190.

Cass, A.B. and D.L. Reeves. (1939) Partial agenesis of the corpus callosum. Diagnosis by ventriclographic examination. Arch. Surgery 39:667-681.

Hyndman, O.R. and W. Penfield. (1937) Agenesis of the corpus callosum. Its recognition by ventriculography. Arch. Neurol. Psychiatry 37:1251-1270.

De Lange, C. (1925) On brains with total and partial lack of the corpus callosum and on the nature of the longitudinal callosal bundle. J. Nerv. Mental Disease 62:44-476.

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Poterin-Dumotel, -. (1862) Absence congénitale du corps calleux sans troubles fonctionnels durant la vie. Soc. Biol. Comptes Rendus des Séances et Mémories. 14:94-99.

Van Epps, E.F. (1953) Agenesis of the corpus callosum with concomitant malformations, including atresia of the foramens of Luschka and Magendie. Am. J. Roentgenology 70:47-60.

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