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Title Moyamoya disease update / Byung-Kyu Cho, Teiji Tominaga, editors
Published Tokyo ; New York : Springer, ©2010


Description 1 online resource (xx, 387 pages) : illustrations (some color), portrait
Contents Moyamoya Disease Update; Title Page; Copyright Page; Foreword; Preface; Contents; Contributors; Part I: Introduction; Part II: Epidemiology; Part III: Genetics; Part IV: Pathophysiology I: Protein, Cell, and Immunology; Part V: Pathophysiology II: Hemodynamics, Biomechanical Aspect; Part VI: Clinical Features; Part VII: Diagnostic Evaluation I: Morphological Imaging; Part VIII: Diagnostic Evaluation II: Functional Imaging; Part IX: Diagnostic Evaluation III: Electrophysiology; Part X: Surgical Technique; Part XI: Surgical Outcome; Part XII: Special Consideration I
Summary Moyamoya disease (MMD) was first reported as a new entity among vascular disorders in 1957. Named for the abnormal vascular networks found around the occluded distal internal carotid artery, it is the most common pediatric cerebrovascular disease in East Asia. This title compiles the data and status of MMD in clinical practice and basic research
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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In Springer eBooks
Subject Moyamoya disease.
Moyamoya Disease
MEDICAL -- Neurology.
Moyamoya disease.
Form Electronic book
Author Cho, Byung-Kyu
Tominaga, Teiji
ISBN 9784431997030