Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy

Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy Uncommon in Treatment-Refractory Epilepsy

Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy Uncommon in Treatment-Refractory Epilepsy

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While epilepsy-related head trauma was common, 9 of 10 patients displayed no evidence of CTE.

CTE Confirmed With Antemortem PET Imaging, Autopsy in Professional Football Player

CTE Confirmed With Antemortem PET Imaging, Autopsy in Professional Football Player

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The findings suggest that [F-18]FDDNP-PET imaging can be used to diagnose chronic traumatic encephalopathy in at-risk patients.

Many Football Players Have Mild, Severe Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy

Many Football Players Have Mild, Severe Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy

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The findings add to a growing body of evidence that shows a strong connection between pathological findings of CTE and athletes who suffer repeated head trauma.

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