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Experientia

, Volume 32, Issue 2, pp 200–201 | Cite as

Rhythmic cerabellar and cortical electric activity in tetanus intoxicated rabbits

  • S. Huck
  • G. Gogolák
  • Ch. Stumpf
Article

Summary

Intravenously injected tetanus toxin induced general tetanus within 12 to 37 h. The EEG of precentral, parietal, and occipital areas and of the cerebellum revealed a highly rhythmic activity. In local tetanus of the limbs or in brainstem tetanus this rhythm could not be registered.

Keywords

Electric Activity Tetanus Rhythmic Activity Occipital Area Tetanus Toxin 
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Copyright information

© Birkhäuser Verlag 1976

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Huck
    • 1
    • 2
  • G. Gogolák
    • 1
    • 2
  • Ch. Stumpf
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of NeuropharmacologyUniversity of ViennaWienAustria
  2. 2.Brain Research Institute of the Austrian Academy of SciencesWienAustria

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