Atlas of Clinical Neurology

3rd Edition

Authors:

  • G. Perkin
  • Douglas Miller
  • Russell Lane
  • Maneesh Patel
  • Fred Hochberg
  • Key Features

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    Table of Contents

    1 Neurologic 1Investigation

    The Cerebrospinal Fluid, 1

    Plain Radiography, 1

    Ultrasound: Noninvasive Scanning, 2

    Computed Tomographic Scanning, 2

    Magnetic Resonance Imaging, 2

    Digital Subtraction Angiography, 13

    Interventional Techniques, 13

    Radioisotope Imaging, 15

    Electrophysiology, 16

    Electromyography, 20

    Biopsy, 22

    2 Motor Neuron 28and Peripheral Nerve Diseases

    Pathogenesis of Motor Neuron Disease, 28

    Clinical Variants of Classic Motor Neuron Disease, 28

    Atypical Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, 30

    Monomelic Amyotrophy, 31

    Acquired Sporadic Motor Neuron Diseases, 31

    Genetic Motor Neuron Diseases, 31

    Spinal Muscular Atrophies, 31

    Other Forms of Spinal Muscular Atrophy, 33

    Bulbar Syndromes, 33

    Familial Motor Neuron Disease, 33

    Peripheral Nerve Diseases, 33

    Peripheral Neuropathy, 33

    Genetically Determined Neuropathies, 34

    Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease, 34

    Hereditary Neuropathy with Liability to Pressure Palsies, 36

    Hereditary Sensory and Autonomic Neuropathy, 36

    Hereditary Neuralgic Amyotrophy, 36

    Neuropathies as Part of Genetic Systemic Neurologic Diseases, 37

    Porphyria, 37

    Disorders of Lipid Metabolism, 38

    Familial Amyloid Polyneuropathies, 38

    Metachromatic Leukodystrophy, 38

    Polyneuropathies in Acquired Systemic Diseases, 39

    Diabetic Neuropathy, 39

    Nutritional and Deficiency Disorders, 41

    Paraproteinemic Neuropathies, 41

    Infectious and Postinfectious Causes, 42

    Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy, 43

    Connective Tissue Disorders, 44

    Toxic Neuropathies, 44

    Paraneoplastic Neuropathies, 44

    Neuropathy of Unknown Cause, 45

    The Mononeurop

    Details

    No. of pages:
    464
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2010
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9780323032759
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323248310

    About the authors

    G. Perkin

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Neurologist, Charing Cross and HIllingdon Hospitals, London, UK Emeritus Consultant Neurologist, Charing Cross and HIllingdon Hospitals, London, UK

    Douglas Miller

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Clinical Professor of Pathology and Anatomical Sciences, University of Missouri School of Medicine, Columbia, MO, USA Clinical Professor of Pathology and Anatomical Sciences, University of Missouri School of Medicine, Columbia, MO, USA

    Russell Lane

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Neurologist, Charing Cross Hospital, London, UK

    Maneesh Patel

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Neuroradiologist, Imperial College NHS Trust, London, UK

    Fred Hochberg

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Attending Neurologist, Massachusetts General Hospital; Associate Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA, USA