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vermian

adjective Referring to the vermis of the cerebellum.
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Cerebellar vermal volumes and behavioral correlates in children with autism spectrum disorder.
Traduccion de Juan Luis VermaL Barcelona: Destino, 1992 [1962].
Two questions remain: whether activation of vermis is primary or compensatory mechanism in BDP patients and how vermal hypoplasia can influence BPD phenotype expression.
At least 3 molecular layer regions per cerebellum were selected from vermal sections in each WT or +/Lc cerebella and the mean value calculated for each cerebellum.
[60] investigated specific cerebellar vermal structures and their association with severity of symptoms and cognitive functioning in children with ASD aged three to four years and found reduced total vermis volumes (vermis lobe VI-VII area) in the ASD children.
Liu et al., "Resting-state functional connectivity of the vermal and hemispheric subregions of the cerebellum with both the cerebral cortical networks and subcortical structures," NeuroImage, vol.
Gabrb3 gene deficient mice exhibit impaired social and exploratory behaviors, deficits in non-selective attention and hypoplasia of cerebellar vermal lobules: a potential model of autism spectrum disorder.
O'Hare and colleagues (2005) examined structural abnormalities in the narrow structure between the right and left hemispheres of the cerebellum (i.e., cerebellar vermis) of individuals with FASD and tried to evaluate some of the cognitive correlates of vermal dysmorphology (see figure 3).