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Cerebral atrophy in motor neuron disease evaluated by computed tomography
  1. Marco Poloni,
  2. Carlo Mascherpa,
  3. Luigi Faggi,
  4. Felice Rognone,
  5. Luigi Gozzoli
  1. *Section of Neuroradiology, Institute of Clinical Neurology, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy


    Thirty-two (64%) of 50 patients with motor neuron disease showed various patterns of cerebral atrophy (cortical, ventricular or both) at CT examination. The incidence of cerebral atrophy, particularly cortical atrophy, in motor neuron disease was greater than in a matched control group.

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