Vertebral histiocytosis-X causing spinal cord compression.

  title={Vertebral histiocytosis-X causing spinal cord compression.},
  author={Angelo Gandolfi},
  journal={Surgical neurology},
  volume={19 4},
An unusual case of spinal cord compression caused by histiocytosis-X of the vertebral body of T-7 was recently operated upon in our department; the case was diagnosed during the operation by means of the squash-smear cytologic technique. Characteristic cytologic features were the presence of sparse eosinophilic leukocytes containing mature, multilobed… CONTINUE READING