Congenital disorders of the brainstem often result in multiple severe neurodevelopmental problems. With the advent of magnetic resonance imaging and discovery of genes directing brainstem formation, a more coherent clinical picture of these disorders is emerging. Proper evaluation, management, and counseling for these disorders rests on the clinician having a framework through which to approach them.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
- Clinical Neurology