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Epidemiol Psychiatr Sci. 2013 Dec;22(4):309-12. doi: 10.1017/S2045796013000346. Epub 2013 Jul 2.

Brain anatomy of autism spectrum disorders II. Focus on amygdala.

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Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Section of Psychiatry and Section of Clinical Psychology, Inter-University Center for Behavioural Neurosciences (ICBN), University of Verona, Verona, Italy.

Abstract

This brief review encompasses the key findings of structural Magnetic Resonance Imaging (sMRI) research on amygdala volume in autism spectrum disorders (ASD). We also highlight the possible correlation between the autistic behavioural phenotype and amygdala alteration.

PMID:
23815810
DOI:
10.1017/S2045796013000346
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