Fibre disorganization in the neocortex of patients with senile dementia of the Alzheimer type.

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The loss of neurons, which is thought to occur during senile dementia of the Alzheimer type, could alter the fibre organization of the neocortex. In the present study, the density and course of the fibres were measured in histological sections in 14 cases: all were women over 75 years of age who had been living in a long-stay hospital and had been… (More)

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@article{Duyckaerts1989FibreDI, title={Fibre disorganization in the neocortex of patients with senile dementia of the Alzheimer type.}, author={Charles Duyckaerts and H Kawasaki and Pierre Delaere and C. Rainsard and Jean Jacques Hauw}, journal={Neuropathology and applied neurobiology}, year={1989}, volume={15 3}, pages={233-47} }