The demyelination and altered motor performance following electrolytic lesion in the ventrolateral white matter of spinal cord in male rats: benefit of post-injury administration of estradiol

M Jorjani, Mina Afhami, Fatemeh Abbaszadeh, Elham Saghaei, Kobra Naseri, Mohammad Javan, Masoumeh Jorjani
2016 Physiol Pharmacol   unpublished
Introduction Spinal cord injuries (SCI) cause sensory, motor and autonomic dysfunctions and the resulting locomotor deficits severely impact the affected patients. Traumatic spinal cord injury induces a cascade of secondary deteriorating damages that contribute to Physiology and Pharmacology Abstract Introduction: Spinal cord injuries are accompanied with significant demyelination of