The endothelium plays an important role in the exchange of molecules, but also of immune cells between blood and the underlying tissue. The endothelial molecule S-Endo 1 antigen (CD146) is preferentially located at endothelial junctions and has been claimed to support endothelial integrity. In this study we show that the monoclonal antibody ME-9F1… (More)
In abused children cerebral contusion can lead to neurologic sequelae or mental retardation. Cerebral injury has been found with and without external evidence of head injury. We report the sonographic findings in a case of battered-child syndrome. Cerebral sonography could demonstrate cerebral contusion at the time of admission. On repeated examination… (More)
In a case of congenital craniopharyngioma results of the sonographic and CCT examinations are reported and compared with postmortem macroscopic cuts. Comparison is made of clinical data from six cases with congenital craniopharyngioma as reported in the literature.