TITLE

Multiple system atrophy: natural history, MRI morphology, and dopamine receptor imaging with 123IBZM-SPECT

AUTHOR(S)
Schulz, J B; Klockgether, T; Petersen, D; Jauch, M; Müller-Schauenburg, W; Spieker, S; Voigt, K; Dichgans, J
PUB. DATE
September 1994
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Sep1994, Vol. 57 Issue 9, p1047
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66321874

 

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