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A patient with clinical and radiographic findings initially suggesting a neoplasm was diagnosed as having Hodgkin disease. Computerized axial tomography demonstrated profound diffuse decreased density similar to that seen in cases of cerebral edema or leukomalacia. Cerebral angiography showed blood vessels with a beaded appearance. A diagnosis of(More)
Granulomatous angiitis of the central nervous system, a pathologic entity associated previously with a fatal prognosis, is reported in a patient with Hodgkin's disease. Viral isolation, indirect fluorescent antibody, and electron microscopic studies performed on fresh cerebral tissue were negative. The granulomatous angiitis of the central nervous system in(More)
Cerebellar biopsy specimens were obtained at the time of cerebellar electrode installation in three epileptic patients. Cerebellar autopsy specimens also were examined from four epileptic patients and from five patients without epilepsy or neurologic disease. All specimens from seizure patients showed isomorphic gliosis of the cerebellar cortices.(More)
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