Recovery of Foreleg Placing after Ipsilateral Frontal Lobectomy in the Hemicerebrectomized Cat

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Science  26 Jan 1962:
Vol. 135, Issue 3500, pp. 309-310
DOI: 10.1126/science.135.3500.309


Forelimb placing recovers in variable fashion after contralateral hemicerebrectomy. In three cats showing poor recovery over periods of 2 to 6 months, and then surviving removal of the ipsilateral frontal lobe, further recovery of placing occurred after the second operation.