Immunohistochemical analysis of the cerebrospinal fluid for carcinomatous and lymphomatous leptomeningitis.

@article{Hovestadt1990ImmunohistochemicalAO,
  title={Immunohistochemical analysis of the cerebrospinal fluid for carcinomatous and lymphomatous leptomeningitis.},
  author={Ad Hovestadt and Sonja C. Henzen-Logmans and Ch. J. Vecht},
  journal={British Journal of Cancer},
  year={1990},
  volume={62},
  pages={653 - 654}
}
To evaluate the sensitivity and specificity of immunohistochemical analysis in relation to the standard cytological examination of the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) in patients with either a solid tumour or a haematological malignancy and possible leptomeningeal disease, 68 CSF-samples derived from 68 patients were examined. The sensitivity of… CONTINUE READING