Primary lymphoma of the central nervous system. Clinicopathological study of experience at Stanford.

@article{Helle1984PrimaryLO,
  title={Primary lymphoma of the central nervous system. Clinicopathological study of experience at Stanford.},
  author={T L Helle and Richard H. Britt and Thomas Vail Colby},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery},
  year={1984},
  volume={60 1},
  pages={94-103}
}
The authors present 22 cases of primary lymphoma of the central nervous system (CNS) from Stanford University Medical Center. Fifteen other published series comprising 400 patients with this disease are also reviewed. Males were affected more often than females. The majority of patients were in the sixth decade of life. The most common presenting symptoms were headache, nausea, vomiting, and mental status changes. The most common presenting signs were hemiparesis and papilledema. An elevated… CONTINUE READING