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Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria

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Arq. Neuro-Psiquiatr. vol.39 no.4 São Paulo Dec. 1981 


Emprego dos gangliosidos do cortex cerebral nas neuropatias perifericas


Brain gangliosides in the treatment of peripheral neuropathies




James Pitagoras De MattosI; Fernando Carlos Aleixo SepulvedaI; Lucia Fontenelle VillaçaII

IProfessor Assistente. Instituto de Neurologia Deolindo Couto da U.F.R.J. (Serviço do Prof. Bernardo Couto)
IIAuxiliar de Ensino. Instituto de Neurologia Deolindo Couto da U.F.R.J. (Serviço do Prof. Bernardo Couto)





Os autores registram a experiência pessoal com o emprego de gangliosídios do cortex cerebral nas neuropatias periféricas. O ensaio clínico e eletromiográfico revelou-se eficaz em 30 dos 40 casos tratados. Enfatizam os melhores resultados em casos de paralisias faciais periféricas.


Personal experience with brain gangliosides in the treatment of peripheral neuropathies is reported. The clinical and electromyografic trials were efficacious in 30 of 40 treated cases. The authors emphasize their better results in peripheral facial palsy cases.





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