TITLE

Lafora, Gonzalo R

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1197
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
The article highlights the medical conditions named after Spanish physician Gonzalo R. Lafora, including Lafora's bodies that pertains to the cytoplasmic inclusion bodies made of acid mucopolysaccharides. They may be found in neuronal tissues taken from patients with familial myoclonic epilepsy. Another is the Lafora's disease or the Familial progressive epilepsy. The definition is taken from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21233673

 

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