Wallerian Degeneration

Known as: secondary degeneration, degeneration secondary, Wallerian Degeneration [Disease/Finding] 
A condition caused by degeneration, atrophy, and destruction of the distal part of a nerve fiber's axon and myelin, when continuity with the neural… (More)

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1945-2018
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Wallerian degeneration (WD) after ischaemic stroke is a well known phenomenon following a stereotypical time course. Whereas… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Local axon degeneration is a common pathological feature of many neurodegenerative diseases and peripheral neuropathies. While it… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Autoimmunity to antigens of the central nervous system is usually considered detrimental. T cells specific to a central nervous… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
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1999
Traumatic injury to the spinal cord initiates a series of destructive cellular processes which accentuate tissue damage at and… (More)
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1997
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1997
Apoptosis is a morphologically defined form of programmed cell death seen in a variety of circumstances, including immune cell… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
We characterized quantitatively the macrophage response following axonal injury in both the peripheral (PNS) and central nervous… (More)
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1991
1991
Wallerian degeneration following peripheral nerve transection in C57BL/Ola mice is very slow in comparison to other strains of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Wallerian degeneration of the distal stump of a severed peripheral nerve involves invasion by myelomonocytic cells, whose… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The dynamic signal intensity changes at magnetic resonance (MR) imaging in active and chronic wallerian degeneration in the… (More)
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1988
1988
Twenty-three patients who underwent routine magnetic resonance (MR) imaging of the brain were found to have signal or structural… (More)
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