Ultrastructure of peripheral nerve in metachromatic leucodystrophy


An electron microscopical study of two consecutive nerve biopsies from a patient with metachromatic leucodystrophy (sulphatide lipidosis) was made. The ultrastructural changes observed consisted of: a) irregular whorls of myelin. The myelin in the whorls showed a thickened, sometimes doubled, intraperiod line, which was barely visible in compact myelin; b… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00686778


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