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A comparative scanning electron-microscopical study of endoneurial collagen around normal mouse nerve fibres, nerve fibres following crush injury and nerve fibres of the dystonic mouse mutant (dt/dt)

A comparative scanning electron-microscopical study of endoneurial collagen around normal mouse nerve fibres, nerve fibres following crush injury and nerve fibres of the dystonic mouse mutant (dt/dt)

Cell and Tissue Research 220(4): 881-887

ISSN/ISBN: 0302-766X

PMID: 7296660

DOI: 10.1007/bf00210469

The endoneurial collagen sheath around teased nerve fibres following crush injury was studied by scanning electron microscopy and compared with uninjured sciatic nerve fibres and with fibres from the dystonic mutant mouse. Following crush injury the endoneurial collagen became more abundant than seen in untreated nerve fibres and formed large, seperate and longitudinally oriented bundles. However, by four weeks post injury the sheath regained a normal external appearance. Mutant nerve fibres were also associated with more than the usual amount of collagen, but the sheaths were more disorganised, with a marked disorientation and irregular aggregation of collagen, and these abnormalities were not confined to obviously degenerating or demyelinated regions of the fibres. The dystonic abnormalities of the endoneurial sheath may be important in the mechanism of the neuropathy.

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