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This study for the first time combined transmission electron microscopy technique and unbiased stereological principle to quantitatively investigate the myelinated nerve fibers in the white matter of Long-Evans rats.
Polydefkis and his associates concluded that the measurement of ENFD in skin punch biopsies is a more sensitive marker for detecting neuropathy early than are nerve conduction studies that test the function of large myelinated nerve fibers (Neurology 2003;60:108-11).
Polydefkis and his coinvestigators concluded that the measurement of ENFD in skin punch biopsies is a more sensitive marker for detecting neuropathy early than are nerve conduction studies that test the function of large myelinated nerve fibers (Neurology 2003;60:108-11).
Neuropathologic examination of the sural nerve disclosed a loss of myelinated nerve fibers with segmental demyelination of teased nerve fibers and mild axonal loss.
Histamine-induced itching does not stop when the transmission of electric impulses along myelinated nerve fibers is blocked.