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Table 2 Summary of muscle pathology in control patients

From: Mitochondrial abnormalities and low grade inflammation are present in the skeletal muscle of a minority of patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis; an observational myopathology study

Age/sex NC Infl/nec COX -ve fibre HLA C5b-9 P62 TDP
56 F - - - - - - -
54 M - - - - - - -
42 M - - - - - - -
53 F + - - - - - -
67 M - - - - - - -
69 M - - <1% - - - -
67 M - - <1% - - - -
41 M - - - - - - -
49 M - - - - - - -
41 M - - - - - - -
43 F - - - - - - -
65 M - - - - - - -
65 M - - - - - - -
57 M - - - - - - -
50 M - - - - - - -
51 M - - - - - - -
51 F - - - - - - -
64 M - - < 1% - - - -
67 F - - - - - - -
62 F - - - - - - -
  1. NC: neurogenic changes; Infl: inflammation; Nec: Necrosis. C: endomysial capillaires. F: fibres.