Wallerian degeneration

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Wallerian degeneration

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Wallerian degeneration" returned 37 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Clinical and Radiological Features of Wallerian Degeneration of the Middle Cerebellar Peduncles Secondary to Pontine Infarction.
 

Author(s): Zhi-Yong Zhang, Zhi-Qin Liu, Wei Qin, Ya-Wen Chen, Zun-Jing Liu

Journal: Chin. Med. J.. 2018 Mar;131(6):665-671.

 

Wallerian degeneration (WD) of bilateral middle cerebellar peduncles (MCPs) can occur following pontine infarction, but its characteristics have not yet been clarified because of the low incidence. Thus, the present study discussed the clinical and radiological features to improve ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Relationship of acute axonal damage, Wallerian degeneration, and clinical disability in multiple sclerosis.
 

Author(s): Shailender Singh, Tobias Dallenga, Anne Winkler, Shanu Roemer, Brigitte Maruschak, Heike Siebert, Wolfgang Brück, Christine Stadelmann

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Axonal damage and loss substantially contribute to the incremental accumulation of clinical disability in progressive multiple sclerosis. Here, we assessed the amount of Wallerian degeneration in brain tissue of multiple sclerosis patients in relation to demyelinating lesion activity ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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MRI findings in a case of spinal cord Wallerian degeneration following trauma.
 

Author(s): Puneet Mittal, Ranjana Gupta, Amit Mittal, Kapish Mittal

Journal: Neurosciences (Riyadh). 2016 Oct;21(4):372-373.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Wallerian degeneration" returned 3 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Similarities between inherited demyelinating neuropathies and Wallerian degeneration: an old repair program may cause myelin and axon perturbation under nonlesion conditions.
 

Author(s): Rudolf Martini, Dennis Klein, Janos Groh

Journal: Am. J. Pathol.. 2013 Sep;183(3):655-60.

 

Wallerian degeneration (WD) and inherited demyelinating neuropathies of the Charcot-Marie-Tooth type 1 (CMT1) appear to represent completely distinct events. CMT1-like diseases are chronic disorders of peripheral nerves that are genetically caused and lead to secondary neurodegenerative ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Wallerian degeneration: gaining perspective on inflammatory events after peripheral nerve injury.
 

Author(s): Andrew D Gaudet, Phillip G Popovich, Matt S Ramer

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In this review, we first provide a brief historical perspective, discussing how peripheral nerve injury (PNI) may have caused World War I. We then consider the initiation, progression, and resolution of the cellular inflammatory response after PNI, before comparing the PNI inflammatory ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Wallerian degeneration, wld(s), and nmnat.
 

Author(s): Michael P Coleman, Marc R Freeman

Journal: Annu. Rev. Neurosci.. 2010 ;33():245-67.

 

Traditionally, researchers have believed that axons are highly dependent on their cell bodies for long-term survival. However, recent studies point to the existence of axon-autonomous mechanism(s) that regulate rapid axon degeneration after axotomy. Here, we review the cellular and ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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