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Cerebral atrophy in end-stage uremia.
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PMID:  616005     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
This study suggests that 1) cerebral atrophy is present in end-stage uremia; 2) the degree of atrophy correlates best with the age of onset of end-stage uremia and is most marked during the ages of cerebral development, but is also present in adults. Further studies will be needed to elucidate causative factor(s) and the degree of cerebral functional impairment, if any.
J A Passer
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Proceedings of the Clinical Dialysis and Transplant Forum     Volume:  7     ISSN:  0094-6044     ISO Abbreviation:  Proc Clin Dial Transplant Forum     Publication Date:  1977  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1978-10-25     Completed Date:  1978-10-25     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0432324     Medline TA:  Proc Clin Dial Transplant Forum     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  91-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Age Factors
Atrophy / etiology
Brain / pathology*,  radiography
Brain Diseases / etiology*
Child, Preschool
Middle Aged
Renal Dialysis
Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Uremia / complications*,  pathology

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