Table 1

Distribution of morphological changes in 25 brain stems
Region and Incidence
Morphological Changes Midbrain (%) Pons (%) Medulla Oblongata (%)
Superficial Contusion 13 (52.00) 8 (32.00) 7 (28.00)
Internal Contusion 21 (84.00) 18 (72.00) 14 (56.00)
Astrocyte Activity 14 (56.00) 7 (28.00) 12 (48.00)
Edema 4 (16.00) 6 (24.00) 14 (56.00)
Neuron Disorder 22 (88.00) 19 (76.00) 16 (64.00)
Hyperplasia of Microglia 15 (60.00) 9 (36.00) 13 (52.00)

Rongchao et al.

Rongchao et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2012 7:54   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-7-54

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