R A Rodda

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The clinical features are outlined and the neuropathological changes described in 3 cases (2 adults and 1 child) of Huntington's disease with severe atrophy of the cerebellum. Onset occurred at the ages of 56, 55 and 3 and death at 70, 62 and 6 years, respectively. All cases presented with cerebellar ataxia and this is also recorded in one relative of each(More)
Young adult rabbits have been given methyl mercury salts by subcutaneous injections or by gastric intubation. After 3 daily doses of 7.5 mg/kg by the 8th day moderate to severe ataxia developed, and after 4 doses, severe ataxia. Some of these latter animals might die. This species, therefore, seems to be about twice as sensitive to the neurotoxic properties(More)
Brain damage in fatal non-missile head injury is outlined in 100 cases with and in 100 cases without an intracranial hematoma. The patients with intracranial hematomas were significantly older, and had a higher incidence of lucid interval and of unilateral diffuse brain swelling but a lower incidence of ischemic lesions in the cerebral cortex and of(More)
The gross and histological features of 189 parenchymal brain lesions in 57 spontaneously hypertensive stroke prone rats are described. There were 127 lesions many of them cystic, showing evidence of old haemorrhage. Of these, 71 also showed recent haemorrhage and there were 26 lesions showing recent haemorrhage only. There were 21 small focal lesions with(More)
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