Read e-book online Biopsy Diagnosis of Peripheral Neuropathy PDF

By Juan M Bilbao, Robert E Schmidt

ISBN-10: 0750695528

ISBN-13: 9780750695527

This can be a common reference for citizens in neurology and neuropathology, and is additionally an invaluable e-book within the electron microscopy laboratory. It offers a pragmatic method of interpretation of nerve biopsy, and has striking micrographs masking either gentle and electron microscopy. New ailment entities are mentioned with advances within the knowing of the pathogenesis of every neuropathy. an entire literature evaluation as regards to subcutaneous nerve biopsy is observed by means of medical good points, and histogenesis of all human polyneuropathies

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8. Dyck PJ, Giannini C, Lais A. Pathologic alterations of nerves. In Dyck PJ, Thomas PK, et al (eds). Peripheral Neuropathy, 3rd edition. B. Saunders, 1993, 522-544. 9. Ferriere G, Denef JF, Rodriguez J, Guzzetta F. Morphometric studies of normal sural nerves in children. Muscle Nerve 1985;8:697-704. 10. Fujimura H, Lacroix C, Said G. Vulnerability of nerve fibres to ischaemia. A quantitative light and electron microscope study. Brain 1991;114:1929-1942. Biopsy Diagnosis of Peripheral Neuropathy 11.

Williams PL, Hall SM. Prolonged in vivo observations of normal peripheral nerve fibres and their acute reactions to crush and deliberate trauma. J Anat 1971;108:397-408. C H A P T E R The Axon: Normal Structure and Pathological Alterations The most common nerve biopsy findings are non­ specific axonal alterations such as axonal degenera­ tion, depletion, and regeneration. The pathologist can assess the severity and chronicity of the damage but rarely can find an indication of its underlying cause.

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