Nerve Fibre Degeneration in the Brain in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.

  title={Nerve Fibre Degeneration in the Brain in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.},
  author={M C Smith},
  journal={Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry},
  volume={23 4},
  • M C Smith
  • Published 1960 in
    Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and…
The purpose of this paper is to report briefly some findings concerning the distribution of degenerating myelinated nerve fibres in the brains of patients who had amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. It is not intended to report in detail the distribution of degenerating fibres throughout the central nervous system in this condition, nor to review the lengthy literature concerning it. In order to establish that the patients did in fact suffer from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis a few sections from the… CONTINUE READING


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