Which histologic findings are characteristic of progressive bulbar palsy (PBP)?

Updated: Apr 28, 2014
  • Author: Hidehiro Takei, MD; Chief Editor: Adekunle M Adesina, MD, PhD  more...
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Pathologic description of progressive bulbar palsy (PBP) is available in a few reported cases of Brown-Vialetto-Van Laere syndrome, which show neuronal injury and loss of neurons in the III, V, VI and lower CN (VII-XII) nuclei. [11]


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