Gliomatosis cerebri, report of a clinically diagnosed and histologically confirmed case.

@article{Troost1987GliomatosisCR,
  title={Gliomatosis cerebri, report of a clinically diagnosed and histologically confirmed case.},
  author={Dirk Troost and Herman Kuiper and J. W. van der Valk and Paul Fleury},
  journal={Clinical neurology and neurosurgery},
  year={1987},
  volume={89 1},
  pages={43-7}
}
Pathological criteria for diffuse gliomatosis are clearly demarcated but its clinical diagnosis has always been hampered by the imaging techniques used. Although with the advent of CT scanning clinical possibilities were improved, isodense brain lesions are difficult to detect and in these cases the diagnosis gliomatosis cerebri can only be suspected from the clinical signs and the absence of radiological signs. We have studied a young patient with a peculiar clinical history, in whom… CONTINUE READING