Use of metrizamide computerized tomographic cisternography in the evaluation of patients with malignant glioma for immunotherapy.

@article{Neuwelt1979UseOM,
  title={Use of metrizamide computerized tomographic cisternography in the evaluation of patients with malignant glioma for immunotherapy.},
  author={Edward A Neuwelt and James T. Diehl and Sally A. Hill and Kenneth R. Maravilla},
  journal={Neurosurgery},
  year={1979},
  volume={5 5},
  pages={576-82}
}
The communication between the subarachnoid space and the surgically created tumor cavity in glioma patients was evaluated by metrizamide cisternography. It was necessary to know the presence or absence of such a communication to determine the route of administration of autologous lymphocytes as a form of immunotherapy. The contrast injections were made either into the spinal subarachnoid space or directly into the tumor cavity. The presence of communication was demonstrated and followed by… CONTINUE READING

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