[Meningitis carcinomatosa (author's transl)].

@article{Steinhaeusl1979MeningitisC,
  title={[Meningitis carcinomatosa (author's transl)].},
  author={H Steinhaeusl},
  journal={Wiener medizinische Wochenschrift},
  year={1979},
  volume={129 12},
  pages={341-3}
}
On the basis of a case report the clinical picture of meningitis carcinomatosa is discussed. The cerebrospinal fluid is the most important criterion for the diagnosis. All other examinations (EEG, brain-scan, X-ray) yield only imperfect information. The clinical picture of meningitis carcinomatosa is similar above all to meningitis tuberculosa. If… CONTINUE READING