Gliofibroma: immunohistochemical analysis

Abstract

A case of gliofibroma occurring in an adult patient as a large circumscribed supratentorial tumor is reported. The bimorphic pattern was substantiated and further analyzed by immunohistochemistry. Some evidence in favor of collagen production by mesenchymal and/or inflammatory cells leading to a progressive fibrous replacement of the glial cells in this particular tumor type is presented.

DOI: 10.1007/BF00308481

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@article{Schober1992GliofibromaIA, title={Gliofibroma: immunohistochemical analysis}, author={Ralf Schober and Çiçek Bayindir and Ali Tuncay Canbolat and Henry Urich and Wolgang Wechsler}, journal={Acta Neuropathologica}, year={1992}, volume={83}, pages={207-210} }