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Effects of X-Radiation on the spinal cord: An experimental study of the morphological changes in central nerve fibres

Mastaglia, F.L., McDonald, W.I., Watson, J.V. and Yogendran, K. (1976) Effects of X-Radiation on the spinal cord: An experimental study of the morphological changes in central nerve fibres. Brain, 99 (1). pp. 101-122.

Link to Published Version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/brain/99.1.101
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Abstract

Although the mature central nervous system (CNS) is relatively radioresistant in comparison to other tissues (Warren, 1943), under certain circumstances exposure of the CNS to radiation may result in structural damage which may be severe and irreversible...

Publication Type: Journal Article
Publisher: Oxford University Press
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/25386
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