Brain anatomy of autism spectrum disorders II. Focus on amygdala

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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.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)309-312
Number of pages4
JournalEpidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2013


  • Amygdala
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)
  • Structural Magnetic Resonance Imaging (sMRI)
  • Volumes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Psychiatry and Mental health
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Epidemiology


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