Some contributions of electron microscopy to the diagnosis of brain tumors

A. Hirano

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Abstract

Selected examples of neoplasms of the central nervous system are reviewed in which the electron microscope has been instrumental in establishing the diagnosis. These include ependymoma, ependymoblastoma, epithelial cyst, paraganglioma in the cauda equina and cerebellar neuroblastoma.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)119-128
Number of pages10
JournalActa neuropathologica
Volume43
Issue number1-2
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1978

Keywords

  • Cerebellar neuroblastoma
  • Ependymoblastoma
  • Ependymoma
  • Epithelial cysts
  • Paraganglioma

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Clinical Neurology
  • Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Some contributions of electron microscopy to the diagnosis of brain tumors'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this