Neuropath - Trauma and Toxic

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    Cerebral Contusion 

    Favors the basal forebrain and temporal lobes
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    Diffuse Axonal Injury
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    Axon retraction balls seen in diffuse axonal injury
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    Subfalcine Herniation
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    Uncal Herniation

    Compression of CN III
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    Pigmentation of the globus pallidus as can be seen in Wilson's Disease
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    Alzheimer Type II Neuron commonly seen in hyperammonemic states with swollen, irregular nuclei and peripheral displacement of the chromatin
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    Discoloration of the Basal Ganglia as can be seen in Cardbon Monoxide Poisoning, PKAN, and Manganese Toxicity
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    Discoloration / hemorrhage of the putamen as seen in Methanol Toxicity. Also affect the retinal cells and cerebral white matter.
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    Wernike’s Encephalitis due to Thiamine deficiency with hemorrhages in the MB and PAG
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    Central Pontine Myelinolysis
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    Subacute Combined Degeneration affecting the dorsal column and corticospinal tracts as seen in B12 deficiency
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Neuropath - Trauma and Toxic
2012-08-02 09:24:43
Neuropath Trauma

Neuropath Trauma
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