Verbal disorders at cerebellar tumors: literature review


  • Anatoliy Litovchenko National Scientifically Practical Center of Children's Surgery "Natalia Georgiu", Chisinau; Institute of Physiology and Sanocreatology, Chisinau, Moldova, Republic of



cerebellum, tumors, verbal disorders


The particularities of verbal disorders at patients with cerebellar tumors, their frequency and depending on defeat’s character are given, risk factors and hypothesis of cerebellar mutism genesis are analyzed.

Dysmetria is considered as universal phenomenon of cerebellum lesion that manifested not only in verbal but also in sensor, motor, emotional, behavior and cognitive spheres.


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How to Cite

Litovchenko, A. (2012). Verbal disorders at cerebellar tumors: literature review. Ukrainian Neurosurgical Journal, (2), 4–7.



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