Differential distribution of neurofibrillary tangles in the cerebral cortex of dementia pugilistica and Alzheimer's disease cases

@article{Hof2004DifferentialDO,
  title={Differential distribution of neurofibrillary tangles in the cerebral cortex of dementia pugilistica and Alzheimer's disease cases},
  author={Patrick R. Hof and Constantin Bouras and Luc Bu{\'e}e and André Delacourte and Daniel P. Perl and John H. Morrison},
  journal={Acta Neuropathologica},
  year={2004},
  volume={85},
  pages={23-30}
}
SummaryHead trauma has been associated with the occurrence of Alzhiemer's disease and plays a clear role in the etiopathogenesis of the boxers encephalopathy referred to as dementia pugilistica. Neurofibrillary tangles (NFT), one of the pathological hallmarks of Alzheimer's disease are observed in very high densities in the brains of former professional boxers suffering from dementia pugilistica. In Alzheimer's disease, NFT display striking regional and laminar distribution patterns that have… 
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