Dynamics of spinal cord changes produced by prenatal asphyxia

  • N. G. Palenova
  • Published 2004 in Bulletin of Experimental Biology and Medicine


Changes in neurons and nerve fibers of the spinal cord at the level C4–C5 were studied in rats exposed to asphyxiain utero and killed at different times. In the first 10 days the changes in the nerve cells progressed gradually. By the age of 1–2 months the state of most neurons is back to normal, but in each hundred fields of vision pathologically changed… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00799381