Visual evoked potentials in diagnostics of optic neuropathy associated with renal failure

Chronic renal failure is associated with many neurological complications. Due to accumulation of uremic neurotoxins axonal degeneration with its secondary demyelination occurs, which results in development of polineuropathy in 60-100% of patients with chronic renal failure. One of the most severe pe... Ausführliche Beschreibung

1. Person: Małgorzata Jurys verfasserin
Weitere Personen: Sebastian Sirek verfasserin; Aureliusz Kolonko verfasserin; Dorota Pojda-Wilczek verfasserin
Quelle: In Postępy Higieny i Medycyny Doświadczalnej (01.01.2017)
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