Do neuronal inclusions kill the cell?

  • Robert. D. Terry
Conference paper


Neurofibrillary tangles, Pick bodies and Lewy bodies are considered quantitatively in relation to neuron loss. It would seem that the inclusions are not themselves the cause of neuron death.


Alzheimer Disease Lewy Body Neurofibrillary Tangle Lewy Body Dementia Neuronal Inclusion 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert. D. Terry
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  1. 1.Department of Neurosciences 0624University of CaliforniaSan DiegoUSA

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