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Author Oh, Shin J

Title Color atlas of nerve biopsy pathology / Shin J. Oh
Published Boca Raton : CRC, ©2002


Description 1 online resource (212 pages, 64 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Contents GENERAL CONCEPTS OF PERIPHERAL NEUROPATHY; Classification of Peripheral Neuropathy; Basic Pathological Mechanism; Etiologies of Peripheral Neuropathy; Types of Neuropathies; Symptoms and Signs; Diagnostic Investigations; Nerve Conduction Studies and Needle Electromyography; Laboratory Studies; ; THE NERVE BIOPSY; Indication for the Nerve Biopsy; Types of Nerve Biopsy; Sural Nerve Biopsy; Sequelae of Nerve Biopsy; Biopsy of Other Nerves; ; HISTOLOGICAL PROCESSING AND STAINING OF THE BIOPSIED NERVE; Treatment of the Biopsied Nerve; Immediate Care of the Biopsied Nerve; Processing of the Nerve; Paraffin Section Stainings; Frozen Section Stainings; Processing of the Nerve for Semithin and Electron Microscopy Sections; Semithin (0.5 -- 1mm) Section Stainings; Nerve Fiber Teasing; Electron Microscope Study; ; NORMAL NERVE: HISTOLOGY; Age-Related Changes in the Sural Nerve Biopsy; ; SPECIFIC DIAGNOSTIC PATHOLOGICAL FEATURES OF
NERVE BIOPSY; Vasculitis; Amyloid Deposits; Metachromatic Granules; Polyglucosan Body; Onion-Bulb Formation; Inflammatory Cells and Segmental Demyelination; INFLAMMATORY CELLS AND AXONAL DEGENERATION; Noncaseating Granuloma; Necrotizing (Caseating) Granuloma; Giant Axons; Tomacula; Occlusion of Vasa Nervorum; Malignant Cells; IgM Deposits; Segmental Demyelination; Axonal Degeneration; ; VASCULITIC NEUROPATHY; Vulnerability of the Peripheral Nerve to Vasculitic neuropathy; Clinical, Electromyographic,
And Laboratory Features; Diagnostic Sensitivity of Nerve and Muscle Biopsies; Pathology of Vasculitic Neuropathy; Pathogenesis of Vasculitic Neuropathy; Systemic Necrotizing Vasculitides; Vasculitis Associated with Connective Tissue Diseases; Nonsystemic Vasculitic Neuropathy; Vasculitis in Other Diseases; Cases with Vasculitic Neuropathy; ; INFLAMMATORY DEMYELINATING NEUROPATHY; Pathogenesis of Inflammatory Demyelinating Neuropathies; Guillain-Barré Syndrome (Acute inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy; AIDP); Variants of GBS; Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP); Multifocal Motor Neuropathy (MMN); Multifocal Motor Sensory Demyelinating Neuropathy (MMSDN); Chronic Sensory Demyelinating Neuropathy (CSDN); Cases of Inflammatory Demyelinating Neuropathy; ; IMMUNE-MEDIATED NEUROPATHIES; GM1 Antibody-Positive Neuropathy; Anti-MAG Associated Neuropathy; Neuropathy Associated with Anti-Hu (ANNA 1) Antibody; Neuropathy
With Monoclonal Gammopathy; Cases of Immune-Mediated Neuropathy; ; NEUROPATHIES WITH ABNORMAL DEPOSITS; Amyloid Neuropathy; Metachromatic Leukodystrophy (Sulfatide Lipidosis; Arylsulfatidase Deficiency); Polyglucosan Body Neuropathy; Fabry's Disease (Alpha-Galactosidase-A Deficiency); Adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN); Cases of Neuropathy with Abnormal Deposit; ; HEREDITARY NEUROPATHIES; Hereditary Motor and Sensory Neuropathies (HMSN); Hereditary Sensory Neuropathy; Hereditary Neuropathy to Pressure Palsy (HNPP); Giant Axonal Neuropathy (GAN); Friedreich's Ataxia; ; METABOLIC AND SYSTEMIC NEUROPATHIES; Sarcoid Neuropathy; Sensory Perineuritis; Leprosy; Lymphomatous Neuropathy; Diabetic Neuropathy; Uremic Neuropathy; Alcoholic Neuropathy; Hypothyroid Neuropathy; Vitamin B12 Deficiency Neuropathy; Pyridoxine-Induced Sensory Neuropathy; Polyradiculoneuropathy in Lyme Disease; AIDS Neuropathy; ; TOXIC NEUROPATHIES; Metal
Neuropathies; Drug-Induced Neuropathy; Neuropathy Due to Biological Toxins and Vaccines; Toxic Neuropathy Due to Industrial and Environmental Agents; Epidemic Toxic Inflammatory Neuropathies; Cases of Toxic Neuropathies; ; INTERPRETATION OF NERVE BIOPSY; ; INDEX; ; References are included at the end of each chapter
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Nerves -- Biopsy -- Atlases
Nervous System -- pathology
Nervous System Diseases -- pathology
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Nervous System (incl. Brain)
MEDICAL -- Neurology.
Nerves -- Biopsy
Genre/Form atlases.
Scientific atlases
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1420039806