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Neuroradiology

, Volume 51, Issue 5, pp 337–345 | Cite as

Imaging the corpus callosum, septum pellucidum and fornix in children: normal anatomy and variations of normality

  • Paul D. Griffiths
  • Ruth Batty
  • Michael J. Reeves
  • Dan J. A. Connolly
Paediatric Neuroradiology

Abstract

The midline structures of the supra-tentorial brain are important landmarks for judging if the brain has formed correctly. In this article, we consider the normal appearances of the corpus callosum, septum pellucidum and fornix as shown on MR imaging in normal and near-normal states.

Keywords

Brain development Magnetic resonance imaging Corpus callosum Septum pellucidum Fornix 

Notes

Conflict of interest statement

We declare that we have no conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul D. Griffiths
    • 1
    • 3
  • Ruth Batty
    • 2
  • Michael J. Reeves
    • 1
  • Dan J. A. Connolly
    • 2
  1. 1.Academic Unit of RadiologyUniversity of SheffieldSheffieldUK
  2. 2.Department of RadiologySheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation TrustSheffieldUK
  3. 3.Academic Unit of RadiologyC Floor, Royal Hallamshire HospitalSheffieldUK

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