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Table 4 Number of cases without AT8 tau pathology

From: Tau pathology in the medial temporal lobe of athletes with chronic traumatic encephalopathy: a chronic effects of neurotrauma consortium study

  Neurons with NFT Neurons with punctate p-tau Total neuronsa Neurite clusters Dystrophic neurites Total pathologyb
PrCc 4 / 1 / 0d 6 / 2 / 1 4 / 0 / 0 9 / 3 / 0 0 / 0 / 0 0 / 0 / 0
EC 6 / 0 / 0 6 / 2 / 0 5 / 0 / 0 9 / 2 / 0 2 / 0 / 1 2 / 0 / 0
DG 7 / 3 / 0 7 / 3 / 2 5 / 2 / 0 9 / 4 / 3 4 / 0 / 0 4 / 0 / 0
CA3 4 / 0 / 0 5 / 3 / 1 3 / 0 / 0 10 / 2 / 0 2 / 0 / 0 2 / 0 / 0
CA1 3 / 0 / 0 3 / 0 / 2 1 / 0 / 0 6 / 0 / 0 1 / 0 / 0 0 / 0 / 0
Sub 5 / 0 / 0 5 / 1 / 2 5 / 0 / 0 9 / 3 / 2 5 / 0 / 0 4 / 0 / 0
PrS 6 / 1 / 0 10 / 2 / 1 5 / 0 / 0 11 / 5 / 0 4 / 0 / 0 3 / 0 / 0
  1. aNFT-neurons and punctate p-tau neurons
  2. bNFT-neurons, punctate p-tau neurons, neurite clusters, dystrophic neurites
  3. cPrC Perirhinal cortex, EC Entorhinal cortex, DG Dentate gyrus, CA3 Hippocampus CA3, CA1 Hippocampus CA1, Sub Subiculum, PrS Pre−/parasubiculum
  4. dnumber of cases with no pathology, presented as CTE stage II/III/IV