A temperament for learning: The limbic system and myelomeningocele

Behroze Vachha, Richard C. Adams

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This essay explores the link between the limbic/hypothalamic systems within the complex conditions of hydrocephalus and myelomeningocele. Acknowledging the neuroanatomical and neuroendocrine risks inherent in the developing brains of these individuals, we focus on the converging components of temperament, cognition, and language.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number6
JournalCerebrospinal Fluid Research
StatePublished - Dec 10 2004


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neurology
  • Developmental Neuroscience
  • Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience

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