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Case Reports in Neurological Medicine
Volume 2015, Article ID 301297, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/301297
Case Report

Crossed-Brain Representation of Verbal and Nonverbal Functions

1Instituto de Neurociencias, Guadalajara, JAL, Mexico
2Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA
3Florida Atlantic University, Davie, FL, USA
4Hospital Civil de Guadalajara Juan I. Menchaca, Guadalajara, JAL, Mexico

Received 21 August 2014; Accepted 12 January 2015

Academic Editor: Samuel T. Gontkovsky

Copyright © 2015 Esmeralda Matute et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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