Analysis of Extrinsic Factors Affecting Pallestesic Threshold (VT) Of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Patients

  • M. L. Delodovici
  • E. Terazzi
  • C. Pasetti
  • P. Pinelli
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 209)


With the aim of evaluating the occurrence and degree of somatosensory impairment in ALS[l-5] we have assessed a quantitative test of the Vibration Threshold (VT) in healthy subjects and in a group of ALS patients.


Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Patient Middle Finger Muscular Atrophy Motor Neuron Disease 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. L. Delodovici
    • 1
  • E. Terazzi
    • 1
  • C. Pasetti
    • 1
  • P. Pinelli
    • 2
  1. 1.Dept. of Neurology, Clinica del Lavoro FoundInst. of Care and Research, Med. Center of Rehab.VerunoItaly
  2. 2.First Neurological ClinicUniversity Medical School S. Paolo HospitalMilanItaly

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