Table of Contents

Introduction.
The Mitochondrion.
Essential Part in Cellular Function.
Definition of Mitochondropathy.
Nitrosative Stress.
Nitric Oxide, a Janus Two-Faced Molecule.
Representative Ailments with Excess Nitric Oxide Formation.
Principles in Nitrosative Stress.
Nitrosative Stress in Diverse Multisystem Diseases.
Points to Consider in Therapy of Mitochondropathy.
Lab Tests for Mitochondropathy, Nitrosative Stress. This book on "Acquired Mitochondropathy" offers a new perspective on the understanding and the treatment of chronic ailments. Addressing a new paradigm deemed necessary, since in one of every four adults in the western world chronic ailments are on the rise. Resulting from energy dysfunction of cellular organelles, the mitochondria, the most of the common symptoms the physician faces during medical consultation are presented. An increasing focus on chronic disabilities presents difficulties for the busy practitioner, since patients typically describe a complex pattern of discomfort.
This book on "Acquired Mitochondropathy" offers a new perspective on the understanding and the treatment of chronic ailments. Addressing a new paradigm deemed necessary, since in one of every four adults in the western world chronic ailments are on the rise. Resulting from energy dysfunction of cellular organelles, the mitochondria, the most of the common symptoms the physician faces during medical consultation are presented. An increasing focus on chronic disabilities presents difficulties for the busy practitioner, since patients typically describe a complex pattern of discomfort.