Search for dissertations about: "skin innervation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 swedish dissertations containing the words skin innervation.

  1. 1. Studies on nerve terminations in human mucosa and skin

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, false

    Author : Marita Hilliges; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [1997]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Epithelium; herpes simplex; immunohistochemisry; Merkel cell; mucosa; nerves; oral; PGP 9.5; skin; stereology; urinary incontinence; vagina.;

    Abstract : - In spite of their accessibility and important sensory function,the nervous tissue components of human oral and vaginal mucosa and skin have beensubject to very few, if any, systematic investigations. Studies on the innervationof oral tissues have mainly focused on the dental pulp, the periodontium and thegingiva, probably because of specific clinical interest, thus largely neglectingthe mucosa. READ MORE

  2. 2. Study of serotonin, innervation and sensory neuropeptides in allergic contact dermatitis

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medicine

    Author : Husameldin El-Nour; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Allergic contact dermatitis; serotonin; sensory neuropeptides; nerve density;

    Abstract : In a murine model of contact allergy, 24 h after challenge with antigen, increased axonal growth using an antibody to growth-associated protein-43 (GAP-43) was seen in the epidermis and dermis of eczematous skin. Protein gene product 9.5 (PGP 9.5) positive nerve fibres tended to increase in the eczematous skin. READ MORE

  3. 3. Functional organisation and population behaviour of human peripheral nerve fibres - a microneurography study

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, false

    Author : Gung Wu; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [1997]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; human somatosensory system; nerve organisation; peripheral nerve; cutaneous mechanoreceptors; skin innervation; microneurography; microelectrode;

    Abstract : Functional organisation and population behaviour of human peripheralnerve fibres A microneurography study Gang Wu, M.D. READ MORE

  4. 4. Stress urinary incontinence in women : Pathophysiological aspects

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, false

    Author : Christian Falconer; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [1997]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; menopause; paraurethral connective tissue; extracellular matrix; collagen. proteoglycans; sensory innervation; intravaginal slingplasty.;

    Abstract : STRESS URINARY INCONTINENCE IN WOMEN Pathophysiological Aspects Christian Falconer. MD, Dissertation from, Karolinska Institutet Danderyd Hospital, Division of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, S-182 88 Danderyd, Sweden Objective: The pathophysiology of female stress urinary incontinence (SUI) is multifactorial. READ MORE

  5. 5. Tachykinergic mechanisms in atopic dermatitis

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Medicine, Solna

    Author : Louise Lönndahl; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Atopic dermatitis (AD) is an often severely itching, chronic, inflammatory skin disorder and may worsen due to stress and anxiety. Tachykinins have been suggested to influence the level of inflammation as well as being involved in pruritus, stress and anxiety. READ MORE