Alterations of the cerebral capillary bed in the senile dementia of Alzheimer

@article{Scheibel1987AlterationsOT,
  title={Alterations of the cerebral capillary bed in the senile dementia of Alzheimer},
  author={Arnold B. Scheibel},
  journal={The Italian Journal of Neurological Sciences},
  year={1987},
  volume={8},
  pages={457-463}
}
Brain tissue specimens from 15 patients dying with neuropathologically confirmed clinical diagnoses of senile dementia, Alzheimer type, and 10 approximately age and sex matched elderly patients without signs of senile change, were compared using a group of neurohistological techniques including scanning electron microscopy. In addition to previously described changes in structure of neurons and neuropil, dramatic changes were noted in the capillary bed. Normal cerebral vessels are characterized… CONTINUE READING