Table 3

Post-mortem changes in nine essential tremor cases with upper-extremity rest tremor

Case noPost-mortem interval (h)Brain weight (g)Substantia nigra pars compactaCaudate, putamen, globus pallidumConsortium to Establish a Registry for AD ratingBraak Parkinson's disease
LBs AS/LBs LH&E/ LNsNeuronal lossLBs AS/LBs LH&E/ LNsNFTsPlaquesLacunes and other changesBraak and Braak AD stage
11.512660/0/010/0/0100200
2≤24*14570/0/010/0/00000A2
31.09930/0/010/0/01105C0
40.511570/0/010/0/0002 lacunes (left brain)300
50.511570/0/000/0/01004A0
619.512380/0/010/0/01104C0
71.512890/0/000/0/0000100
80.212240/0/010/0/00103B0
94.111500/0/010/0/01105C2
  • * Patient lived alone, and the exact time of death was unknown; however, the maximum possible post-mortem interval was 24 h.

  • AD, Alzheimer's disease; LBs AS, Lewy bodies (α-synuclein); LBs LH&E, Lewy bodies (LH&E); LNs, Lewy Neurites (α-synuclein); NFTs, neurofibrillar tangles.