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BACKGROUND Hair dyes are being commonly used to change the color of hair for cosmetic reason. However, concern is growing over the dermatitis and subsequent hair loss associated with the repeated use of hair dye products, yet the causative ingredients have not been elucidated. OBJECTIVE Here we investigated hair dye-induced dermatitis and hair loss using(More)
PURPOSE To determine whether specific parameters measured on MR images correlated to electrophysiological changes in carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). MATERIAL AND METHODS Prospective clinical examinations were made of 20 patients with suspected CTS. We performed bilateral electrophysiological examinations of the median nerve and bilateral MR imaging of the(More)
INTRODUCTION Although the cause of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is unknown, excitotoxicity mediated by glutamate has been implicated. Dextromethorphan is a NMDA-glutamate receptor antagonist with neuroprotective properties. MATERIAL AND METHODS The effect of treatment with dextromethorphan (150 mg daily) in ALS patients was evaluated in a(More)
During a twelve year period 58 patients with motor neurone disease were admitted to the Department of Neurology, Odense University Hospital. The medical records were reviewed and different aspects of symptomatic treatment for these patients were recorded retrospectively. After the first admission 55% of the patients received out-patient treatment, while 31%(More)