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10 August 2020: Clinical Research

Abnormal Fractional Amplitude of Low-Frequency Fluctuation Changes in Patients with Monocular Blindness: A Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Study

Jian-Wen Fang 1ACDEF , Ya-Jie Yu 1ACD , Li-Ying Tang 23CD , Si-Yi Chen 1C , Meng-Yao Zhang 1F , Tie Sun 1AF , Shi-Nan Wu 1B , Kang Yu 1B , Biao Li 1B , Yi Shao 1ACDG*

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.926224

Med Sci Monit 2020; 26:e926224

Table 5 Brain regions alternation and its potential impact.

Brain regionsExperimental resultBrain functionAnticipated results
Anterior cingulate cortexMBMovement, affect and social behaviorsBehavioral disorders, depression, schizophrenia, and autism
Paracingulate cortexMBCognitive and affective regulationBipolar disorder
Inferior parietal, but supramarginal and angular gyriMB >HCsPart of the default model network and higher cognitive functionsDepression, anxiety, alexia and agraphia
PrecuneusMB >HCsVisuospatial imagery, episodic memory retrieval, and consciousnessDepression, anxiety and impaired consciousness
MB – monocular blindness; HCs – healthy controls.

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