M Dichgans


Affiliation: University of Munich
Country: Germany


  1. Dichgans M, Holtmannspotter M, Herzog J, Peters N, Bergmann M, Yousry T. Cerebral microbleeds in CADASIL: a gradient-echo magnetic resonance imaging and autopsy study. Stroke. 2002;33:67-71 pubmed
    ..Our results suggest that MBs and ischemic lesions are largely independent manifestations of the underlying angiopathy. The pattern of MBs shows a significant overlap with that reported in other types of small-vessel disease. ..
  2. Dichgans M. CADASIL: a monogenic condition causing stroke and subcortical vascular dementia. Cerebrovasc Dis. 2002;13 Suppl 2:37-41 pubmed
    ..CADASIL has opened a new perspective in studying basic mechanisms of vessel wall degeneration and ischemic tissue damage related to small vessel disease. ..
  3. Dichgans M, Herzog J, Freilinger T, Wilke M, Auer D. 1H-MRS alterations in the cerebellum of patients with familial hemiplegic migraine type 1. Neurology. 2005;64:608-13 pubmed
    ..These measures may be useful to monitor disease progression. The observed reduction in glutamate may in part reflect impaired glutamatergic neurotransmission. ..
  4. Dichgans M, Herzog J, Gasser T. NOTCH3 mutation involving three cysteine residues in a family with typical CADASIL. Neurology. 2001;57:1714-7 pubmed