Interactive Case Study Companion
i - Learning Objectives
ii - Resources
iii - Scenario
1 - Head, generalized cerebral atrophy – CT scan
2 - Brains, cerebral atrophy (left) and normal (right) – Gross, dorsal surfaces
3 - Brain, hippocampus, Alzheimer disease, silver stain – Very low power
4 - Brain, cerebral cortex, Alzheimer disease, silver stain – Medium power
5 - Brain, cerebral cortex, neuritic plaque stained for tau protein and beta-amyloid – High power
6 - Midbrains, normal (left) and Parkinson disease (right) – Gross, horizontal sections
7 - Brain, substantia nigra, Lewy bodies – High power
8 - Brain, Huntington disease – Gross, coronal section
9 - Spinal cord, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), myelin stain – Very low power
10 - Spinal cord, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (A) and normal (B) – Medium power
11 - Brain, Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease – Gross, coronal section
12 - Brain, Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease – High power