Abstracts of the 65th congress of the German Society of by K. Schimrigk

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After one year of treatment the subgroup of patients with abnormally elevated serum Iactate and elevated ratio of lactate/pyruvate at rest and during standardized exercise showed a significant reduction of Iactate as weil as of the ratio of lactate/pyruvate. in patients were compared with normative values cf There was no correlation between the increase of muscle strength and the our in decrease of Iactate. There was also no correlation between the CoQ serum electrophysiological tests pointing to involvement of the central nervous system only (motor, treatment.

Maier-Hauff K, Barzen G, Gottschalk H, Dept. of Neurosurgery and Radiology, UKRV, FU Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, 1000 Berlin 65, Germany Indroduction: The outcome of glioma surgery remains unsatisfactory despite of the introduction of MRI and of microsurgical techniques. Therefore the employment of other management processes for the detection of cerebral lesions and therapy control after surgery and radiation therapy were promoted. The results of different invest1gators (1, 2, 3) were the reason of our examinations having found out: 1.

University, Charite, Berlin FRACKOWIAK Neurologische Klinik Essen FRG; Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK Recovery of function alter strake is often observed, although the morphological Iasion that originally caused the deficit persists. ln a previous study on a group of patients in recovery from motorstrake due to a striatocapsular infarct we found abilateral activation of motorsystems and recruitment of additional brain regions, functionally connected with the motor system. We have now developed a technique to assess changes in regional cerebral blood flow (rCBF) du ring a sequential fing er oppostion task with positron emission tomographie in individual patients.

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