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Clinical, Radiologic, and Technical Considerations

  • César R. Lacruz
  • Javier Sáenz de Santamaría
  • Ricardo H. Bardales
Chapter
Part of the Essentials in Cytopathology book series (EICP, volume 13)

Abstract

Intraoperative cytology consultation in neuropathology is a process that must be preceded by adequate clinical and radiologic evaluation. An adequate sample requires an adequate squash/smear preparation technique, and adequate H&E or Papanicolaou and Romanowsky stains.

Keywords

Posterior Fossa Pilocytic Astrocytoma Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor Sellar Region Relevant Medical History 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • César R. Lacruz
    • 1
  • Javier Sáenz de Santamaría
    • 2
  • Ricardo H. Bardales
    • 3
  1. 1.University General Hospital Gregorio MarañónMadridSpain
  2. 2.University Hospital Extremadura Medical SchoolBadajozSpain
  3. 3.Outpatient Pathology AssociatesSacramentoUSA

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