• tissue
  • Posttraumatic encephalopathy is distinct from CTE, can be comorbid with CTE, and is a clinicopathologic syndrome induced by focal and/or diffuse, gross and/or microscopic destruction of brain tissue following brain trauma. (karger.com)
  • Currently, CTE is diagnosed through studying brain tissue under a microscope after death. (sportsmd.com)
  • players
  • CTE, was found in 99% of deceased NFL players' brains that were donated to scientific research , according to a study published July 25, 2017 in the medical journal JAMA . (sportsmd.com)