Primary non-Hodgkin's lymphomas of the CNS.

  title={Primary non-Hodgkin's lymphomas of the CNS.},
  author={U. Bogdahn and S Bogdahn and Henri Mertens and Dierk Dommasch and Roman Wodarz and Peter Heinz W{\"u}nsch and P Kuehl and Eckart Richter},
  journal={Acta neurologica Scandinavica},
  volume={73 6},
This paper reports on 10 patients (4 male, 6 female) with primary non-Hodgkin's lymphomas of the brain (CNS-NHL--mean age 46.8 years, mean postdiagnostic survival 10 months). Pathological CSF (cerebrospinal fluid) was found in all 8 patients examined (positive cytology in 7/8 cases). Solitary tumors, diffuse periventricular infiltration or diffuse cerebral infiltration were demonstrated in cerebral computer-assisted tomography (CAT). Angiographical findings were unspecific. The histologic… CONTINUE READING


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