Yuming Wang
Peking Union Medical College
Brain activity and meditationInternal medicineMagnetic resonance imagingCardiologyNeuroscienceSomatosensory systemVoxel-based morphometryOrbitofrontal cortexVentral striatumSecondary somatosensory cortexThalamusPremotor cortexCerebellumPutamenStriatumAmplitude of low frequency fluctuationsNeuropathologyPrimary motor cortexInsular cortexPrefrontal cortexSupplementary motor areaNeuroimagingResting state fMRIMedicine
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#1Yuming WangH-Index: 2
#2Deqiang GaoH-Index: 1
Last. Shasha Li (Harvard University)H-Index: 14
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Abstract Background and purpose Chronic itch is one of the most common irritating sensations, yet its mechanisms have not been fully elucidated. Although some studies have revealed relationships between itching and brain function, the structural changes in the brain induced by chronic itching, such as those accompanying chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU), remain unclear. In this study, we aimed to explore the potential changes in brain structure and the associated functional circuitry in CSU pa...
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#1Yuming Wang (Harvard University)H-Index: 2
#2Jiliang FangH-Index: 17
Last. Jian Kong (Harvard University)H-Index: 67
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The brain has long been known to be the regulation center of itch, but the neuropathology of chronic itch, such as chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU), remains unclear. Thus, we aimed to explore the brain areas involved in the pathophysiology of CSU in hopes that our results may provide valuable insights into the treatment of chronic itch conditions. 40 CSU patients and 40 healthy controls (HCs) were recruited. Urticaria activity scores 7 (UAS7) were collected to evaluate patient’s clinical symp...
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