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Brain disconnections may cause Parkinson’s hallucinations

2017 04 Oct

With the use of functional MRI (fMRI), researchers have been able to study the mechanism underlying visual hallucinations in Parkinson’s disease. Their main finding: these visual hallucinations may be triggered by disconnections of brain areas involved in attention and visual processing. The disconnected brain areas seen on fMRI may be valuable in... Read more