Cytomorphologic and clinicoradiologic analysis of primary nonhematologic central nervous system tumors with positive cerebrospinal fluid.

@article{Ho2015CytomorphologicAC,
  title={Cytomorphologic and clinicoradiologic analysis of primary nonhematologic central nervous system tumors with positive cerebrospinal fluid.},
  author={Cheng-Ying Ho and Christopher J VandenBussche and Alison R Huppman and Rabia Chaudhry and Syed Zulfiqar Ali},
  journal={Cancer cytopathology},
  year={2015},
  volume={123 2},
  pages={123-35}
}
BACKGROUND Positive cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) cytology typically indicates leptomeningeal dissemination of metastatic, secondary, or rarely, primary central nervous system (CNS) tumors. To the authors' knowledge, large-scale studies on clinicocytologic features of various primary CNS tumors in CSF are lacking. METHODS The authors performed a retrospective… CONTINUE READING