Unilateral transplantation of human fetal mesencephalic tissue into the caudate nucleus of patients with Parkinson's disease Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Caudate Nucleus
  • Fetal Tissue Transplantation
  • Mesencephalon
  • Parkinson Disease

abstract

  • Although the case patients continued to be disabled by their disease, unilateral intracaudate grafts of fetal tissue containing dopamine diminished the symptoms and signs of parkinsonism during 18 months of evaluation.

publication date

  • November 26, 1992

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 1435880

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1541

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 327

number

  • 22