John H. Menkes, Harvey B. Sarnat, Bernard L. Maria
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2006 - Medical - 1186 pages
Revised to incorporate the latest advances in the neurosciences and clinical neurology, the Seventh Edition of this classic text provides practical, cost-effective problem-solving approaches to all diseases affecting the developing nervous system. In clinically relevant terms, the book explains how recent developments in molecular biology, genetics, neurochemistry, neurophysiology, neuropathology, and neuroimaging impact on diagnosis and treatment.
Chapters focus on specific disorders or groups of disorders and emphasize differential diagnosis, disease course, treatment, and prognosis. This edition has a new chapter on mitochondrial cytopathies.
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Autoimmune and Postinfectious
Preface to the First Edition xiii Agustin Legido Silvia N Tenembaum Christos D
Mitochondrial Encephalomyopathies 143 11 Tumors of the Nervous System
Heredodegenerative Diseases 163 12 Neurocutaneous Syndromes
Chromosomal Anomalies and 13 Cerebrovascular Disorders
John H Menkes and Rena E Falk