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Argyrophilic inclusion bodies

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Synonyms: Agyrophilic inclusion bodies; Pick inclusion bodies
HPO: HP:0100317


Presence of abundant argyrophilic grains and coiled bodies on microscopic examination of brain tissue. [from HPO]

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CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVArgyrophilic inclusion bodies

Professional guidelines


Cairns NJ, Bigio EH, Mackenzie IR, Neumann M, Lee VM, Hatanpaa KJ, White CL 3rd, Schneider JA, Grinberg LT, Halliday G, Duyckaerts C, Lowe JS, Holm IE, Tolnay M, Okamoto K, Yokoo H, Murayama S, Woulfe J, Munoz DG, Dickson DW, Ince PG, Trojanowski JQ, Mann DM; Consortium for Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration
Acta Neuropathol 2007 Jul;114(1):5-22. Epub 2007 Jun 20 doi: 10.1007/s00401-007-0237-2. PMID: 17579875Free PMC Article
Munoz DG
Biotech Histochem 1999 Nov;74(6):311-20. doi: 10.3109/10520299909034668. PMID: 10768809
Hauw JJ, Daniel SE, Dickson D, Horoupian DS, Jellinger K, Lantos PL, McKee A, Tabaton M, Litvan I
Neurology 1994 Nov;44(11):2015-9. doi: 10.1212/wnl.44.11.2015. PMID: 7969952

Recent clinical studies


Costa C, Duyckaerts C
Curr Opin Neurol 1993 Dec;6(6):865-71. doi: 10.1097/00019052-199312000-00007. PMID: 8293161

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