Quantcast

Got Homework?

Connect with other students for help. It's a free community.

  • across
    MIT Grad Student
    Online now
  • laura*
    Helped 1,000 students
    Online now
  • Hero
    College Math Guru
    Online now

Here's the question you clicked on:

55 members online
  • 0 replying
  • 0 viewing

Phoboq Group Title

- "Individuals with William's syndrome have relative sparing of the frontal and temporal lobes and disproportionate reductions in parietal and occipital lobes" My question is: what is meant by "sparing" in this context?

  • one year ago
  • one year ago

  • This Question is Open
  1. TheWriter Group Title
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 1

    I think it might mean like a metaphorical "fight" between the frontal and temporal lobes. Like, you know how sparing is another word for fighting?

    • one year ago
  2. Rre Group Title
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    I would have guessed differently and said that those lobes seemed smaller than they should be. I don't think it could possibly mean fighting because of the word "relative" in there

    • one year ago
    • Attachments:

See more questions >>>

Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.

spraguer (Moderator)
5 → View Detailed Profile

is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...

23

  • Teamwork 19 Teammate
  • Problem Solving 19 Hero
  • You have blocked this person.
  • ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...

Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.

This is the testimonial you wrote.
You haven't written a testimonial for Owlfred.