WILSON, Samuel Alexander Kinnier
Progressive lenticular degeneration, a familial nervous disease associated with cirrhosis of the liver.Brain, 34, 295-509, 1912.
Classic description of progressive familial hepatolenticular degeneration (“Wilson’s disease”), first described by Frerichs in 1861 (see No. 4693), now considered to be a disorder of copper and ceruloplasmin metabolism.
Subjects: NEUROLOGY › Degenerative Disorders
Some problems in neurology. No. 2. Pathological laughing and crying.J. Neurol. Psychopath., 4, 299-333, 1924.
An important paper on the pathology of facial movements.
Subjects: NEUROLOGY › Diseases of the Nervous System
Neurology 2 pts. Edited by A.N. Bruce.London: E. Arnold & Co., 1940.
Wilson died before this monumental work was completed, and it was edited by A. N. Bruce. It includes a vast amount of history and hundreds of references. Second edition, 1954.
Subjects: NEUROLOGY, NEUROLOGY › History of Neurology