E Lewandowska

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Affiliation: Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology
Country: Poland

Publications

  1. ncbi Blood vessel ultrastructural picture in a CADASIL patient diagnosed at an advanced age
    E Lewandowska
    Eliza Lewandowska, Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, 9 Sobieskiego St, 02 957 Warsaw, Poland, phone fax 48 22 458 25 24, E mail
    Folia Neuropathol 52:443-51. 2014
  2. ncbi Alcohol-induced changes in the developing cerebellum. Ultrastructural and quantitative analysis of neurons in the cerebellar cortex
    Eliza Lewandowska
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warsaw, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 50:397-406. 2012
  3. ncbi Sneddon's syndrome as a disorder of small arteries with endothelial cells proliferation: ultrastructural and neuroimaging study
    Eliza Lewandowska
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Sobieskiego 9, 02 957 Warsaw, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 43:345-54. 2005
  4. ncbi Ultrastructural evaluation of activated forms of microglia in human brain in selected neurological diseases (SSPE, Wilson's disease and Alzheimer's disease)
    Eliza Lewandowska
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warszawa, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 42:81-91. 2004
  5. ncbi Ultrastructural picture of blood vessels in muscle and skin biopsy in CADASIL
    Eliza Lewandowska
    Departament of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, ul Sobieskiego 9, 02 957 Warsaw, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 44:265-73. 2006
  6. ncbi Pathology of skeletal muscle cells in adult-onset glycogenosis type II (Pompe disease): ultrastructural study
    Eliza Lewandowska
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warsaw, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 46:123-33. 2008
  7. ncbi Kufs' disease: diagnostic difficulties in the examination of extracerebral biopsies
    Eliza Lewandowska
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, 02 957 Warsaw, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 47:259-67. 2009
  8. ncbi Capillary vessel wall in CADASIL angiopathy
    Eliza Lewandowska
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Sobieskiego Str 9, 02 957 Warsaw, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 48:104-15. 2010
  9. ncbi Ultrastructural study of mother and daughter muscle changes with mitochondrial encephalomyopathy
    E Lewandowska
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warszawa, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 39:271-6. 2001
  10. ncbi Quantitative evaluation of intranuclear inclusions in SSPE: correlation with disease duration
    E Lewandowska
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warszawa, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 39:237-41. 2001

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  1. ncbi Blood vessel ultrastructural picture in a CADASIL patient diagnosed at an advanced age
    E Lewandowska
    Eliza Lewandowska, Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, 9 Sobieskiego St, 02 957 Warsaw, Poland, phone fax 48 22 458 25 24, E mail
    Folia Neuropathol 52:443-51. 2014
    ..To our best knowledge it is the first description of pathology of blood vessels and GOM morphology in a CADASIL patient diagnosed at an advanced age. ..
  2. ncbi Alcohol-induced changes in the developing cerebellum. Ultrastructural and quantitative analysis of neurons in the cerebellar cortex
    Eliza Lewandowska
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warsaw, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 50:397-406. 2012
    ..The quantitative analysis showed the most pronounced decrease in the density of Purkinje cells in the posterior superior fissure of cerebellar cortex in the pups of dams treated with ethanol during pregnancy...
  3. ncbi Sneddon's syndrome as a disorder of small arteries with endothelial cells proliferation: ultrastructural and neuroimaging study
    Eliza Lewandowska
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Sobieskiego 9, 02 957 Warsaw, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 43:345-54. 2005
    ..Neuroimaging including TC, MRI, MRA besides histological, immunohistochemical and ultrastructural evaluation may be useful for diagnosis of Sneddon's syndrome...
  4. ncbi Ultrastructural evaluation of activated forms of microglia in human brain in selected neurological diseases (SSPE, Wilson's disease and Alzheimer's disease)
    Eliza Lewandowska
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warszawa, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 42:81-91. 2004
    ..The microglia ultrastructure suggests that its morphological form may express functional involvement in the pathogenesis of a given disease entity...
  5. ncbi Ultrastructural picture of blood vessels in muscle and skin biopsy in CADASIL
    Eliza Lewandowska
    Departament of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, ul Sobieskiego 9, 02 957 Warsaw, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 44:265-73. 2006
    ..Genetic tests detected a mutation in exon 4 of the Notch3 gene. It confirmed the initial diagnosis which had been suggested on the basis of the clinical and MRI findings...
  6. ncbi Pathology of skeletal muscle cells in adult-onset glycogenosis type II (Pompe disease): ultrastructural study
    Eliza Lewandowska
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warsaw, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 46:123-33. 2008
    ..We suppose that massive accumulation of autophagic vacuoles results from the inability of destroyed lysosomes to fuse with vacuoles. Autophagic vacuoles may be a prominent feature of muscle cells in adult glycogenosis type II...
  7. ncbi Kufs' disease: diagnostic difficulties in the examination of extracerebral biopsies
    Eliza Lewandowska
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, 02 957 Warsaw, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 47:259-67. 2009
    ..In these cells lipofuscin-like deposits and GRODs were also visible. The fact that FP and CP were found exclusively in VSMCs jointly with clinical and laboratory data allows us to diagnose Kufs' disease in our patient...
  8. ncbi Capillary vessel wall in CADASIL angiopathy
    Eliza Lewandowska
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Sobieskiego Str 9, 02 957 Warsaw, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 48:104-15. 2010
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  9. ncbi Ultrastructural study of mother and daughter muscle changes with mitochondrial encephalomyopathy
    E Lewandowska
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warszawa, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 39:271-6. 2001
    ..Ring-shaped mitochondria were also observed. The most prominent ultrastructural feature, similarly as in daughter, was the occurrence of intramitochondrial highly ordered paracrystalline inclusions...
  10. ncbi Quantitative evaluation of intranuclear inclusions in SSPE: correlation with disease duration
    E Lewandowska
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warszawa, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 39:237-41. 2001
    ..In some acute and subacute cases, GF occurred together with NBs. Astrocytic nuclei with both types of inclusions occurred with a similar frequency (about 1.6-1.8%)...
  11. ncbi Ultrastructure of granular osmiophilic material deposits (GOM) in arterioles of CADASIL patients
    Eliza Lewandowska
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Sobieskiego St 9, 02 957 Warsaw, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 49:174-80. 2011
    ..The dispersion of granules, which form GOM deposits, may be one of the factors triggering the thickening and changes in the basement membrane and/or extracellular matrix...
  12. ncbi Lewy body variant of Alzheimer's disease and Alzheimer's disease: a comparative immunohistochemical study
    G M Szpak
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warszawa, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 39:63-71. 2001
    ..Semiquantitative comparative IHC study, according to LBs- and NFT-scores and CERAD NP-scores showed in the LBV group a significantly lower frequency of NFT coexisting with neocortical LBs than in the group with pure form of AD...
  13. ncbi Ultrastructural changes in neuronal and glial cells in subacute sclerosing panencephalitis: correlation with disease duration
    E Lewandowska
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warszawa, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 39:193-202. 2001
    ..In the case of SSPE with a seven-year duration but without viral nucleocapsids in neuronal and oligodendroglial nuclei, neuronal tangles were observed...
  14. ncbi Neuropathological analysis of pathological forms of astroglia in Wilson's disease
    E Bertrand
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warszawa, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 39:73-9. 2001
    ..MT-positive expression by the three abnormal cell types suggests that they may be involved in the process of copper detoxification in WD...
  15. ncbi Neurones and microglia in central nervous system immune response to degenerative processes. Part 1: Alzheimer's disease and Lewy body variant of Alzheimer's disease. Quantitative study
    G M Szpak
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warszawa, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 39:181-92. 2001
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  16. ncbi The development of cerebral amyloid angiopathy in cerebral vessels. A review with illustrations based upon own investigated post mortem cases
    T A Mendel
    Tadeusz Andrzej Mendel MD, PhD, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Sobieskiego 9, 02 957 Warszawa, Poland, E mail
    Pol J Pathol 64:260-7. 2013
    ..In the Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology the study was carried out in a group of 48 patients who died due to intracerebral hemorrhage caused by sporadic CAA. ..
  17. ncbi Frontotemporal lobar degeneration with MAPT mutation in an Italian-Polish family. A case report
    T Wierzba-Bobrowicz
    Prof Teresa Wierzba Bobrowicz, Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, 9 Sobieskiego St, 02 957 Warsaw, Poland, E mail
    Folia Neuropathol 52:457-66. 2014
    ..In the clinical course of this disease, damage of the cardiovascular system may also be observed. ..
  18. ncbi CADASIL patient with extracellular calcium deposits
    Eliza Lewandowska
    Teresa Wierzba Bobrowicz, Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, 9 Sobieskiego Str, 02 957 Warsaw, Poland, phone fax 48 22 458 25 24, E mail
    Folia Neuropathol 51:302-11. 2013
    ..Such abundant calcium deposits in CADASIL have not as yet been described. Morphological findings, described in this report, expand the spectrum of histopathological changes in this genetically determined angiopathy. ..
  19. ncbi Morphological analysis of active microglia--rod and ramified microglia in human brains affected by some neurological diseases (SSPE, Alzheimer's disease and Wilson's disease)
    Teresa Wierzba-Bobrowicz
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warszawa, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 40:125-31. 2002
    ..Our observations revealed a strong similarity between immunohistochemical phenotypes of both morphological forms of microglia with the indication that rod microglia is a first developmental form of activated microglia...
  20. ncbi Neuropathological and anatomopathological analyses of acardiac and "normal" siblings in an acardiac-twin pregnancy
    Elzbieta Kosno-Kruszewska
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warszawa, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 41:103-9. 2003
    ..In view of the neuropathological changes, monitoring "normal" twins for discreet pathological central nervous system signs, which may be similar in character to those described, may play a significant role...
  21. ncbi Immunohistochemical and ultrastructural changes in the brain in probable adult glycogenosis type IV: adult polyglucosan body disease
    Teresa Wierzba-Bobrowicz
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, 9 Sobieskiego, 02 957 Warsaw, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 46:165-75. 2008
    ..APBD patients develop upper and lower neuron disease and dementia, probably secondary to the disruption of neuron and astrocyte functions...
  22. ncbi Dendritic and microglial cells in pups of alcohol-treated female rats
    Teresa Wierzba-Bobrowicz
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warszawa, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 41:131-7. 2003
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  23. ncbi Small cerebral vessel disease in familial amyloid and non-amyloid angiopathies: FAD-PS-1 (P117L) mutation and CADASIL. Immunohistochemical and ultrastructural studies
    Grazyna M Szpak
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Sobieskiego 9, 02 957 Warsaw, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 45:192-204. 2007
    ..These findings may suggest an accelerated process of transformation of the small cerebral vessels in which early onset of VSMCs loss is a predominant feature of the vascular changes in both presented diseases...
  24. ncbi Adult glycogenosis type II (Pompe's disease): morphological abnormalities in muscle and skin biopsies compared with acid alpha-glucosidase activity
    Teresa Wierzba-Bobrowicz
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Sobieskiego 9, 02 957 Warsaw, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 45:179-86. 2007
    ..09 in L). Based on the study results, we concluded that GAA deficiency in vitro in late-onset type II glycogenosis was not directly proportional to the amount of glycogen storage, vacuolar degeneration and disease severity...
  25. ncbi Degenerative axonal changes in the hippocampus and amygdala in Parkinson's disease
    Ewa Bertrand
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warszawa, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 41:197-207. 2003
    ..Our study indicates a relation between cognitive and behavioural symptomatology in PD and alpha-synuclein dependent axonal pathology in the hippocampus and amygdala...
  26. ncbi The brain immune response in human prion diseases. Microglial activation and microglial disease. I. Sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
    Grazyna M Szpak
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warsaw, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 44:202-13. 2006
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  27. ncbi Limbic neuropathology in idiopathic Parkinson's disease with concomitant dementia
    Ewa Bertrand
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warszawa, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 42:141-50. 2004
    ..The coexistence of the small number of changes of AD-type may exacerbate cognitive deficits in PDD...
  28. ncbi Infantile mitochondrial leucodystrophy - a case report
    Bogna Scmidt-Sidor
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warszawa, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 43:186-90. 2005
    ..The last one is characteristic of Leigh syndrome. Electron microscopic evaluation showed abnormal mitochondria, myelin and neurofibrils destruction. Hypertrophy of the heart may be also connected with mitochondrial disease...
  29. ncbi Quantitative analysis of activated microglia, ramified and damage of processes in the frontal and temporal lobes of chronic schizophrenics
    Teresa Wierzba-Bobrowicz
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Sobieskiego 9, 02 957 Warsaw, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 43:81-9. 2005
    ..Our study suggests a pivotal role of microglial cells in repair processes and/or etiopathogenesis of schizophrenia and indicates that they undergo substantial damage in the course of chronic schizophrenia...
  30. ncbi Degeneration of microglial cells in frontal and temporal lobes of chronic schizophrenics
    Teresa Wierzba-Bobrowicz
    Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warszawa, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 42:157-65. 2004
    ..Treatment of chronic schizophrenics should involve the supply of agents to prevent degeneration of microglia and/or long-term immunotherapy...
  31. ncbi Co-existing spinal canal tumours and CADASIL - a diagnostic challenge
    Marta Skowronska
    II Klinika Neurologiczna, Instytut Psychiatrii i Neurologii w Warszawie, Poland
    Neurol Neurochir Pol 40:526-9. 2006
    ..We performed some further diagnostic procedures and found out that the patient was suffering from CADASIL. CADASIL was confirmed by both ultrastructural analysis and genetic testing...