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Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Cytology

  • Marilyn M. Bui
  • Ehab A. ElGabry
  • Walid E. Khalbuss
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Abstract

This Chapter discusses the cytology and ancillary testings of Cerebrospinal fluid in normal, benign, inflammatory, non-neoplastic and neoplastic conditions.

Keywords

Small Cell Carcinoma Cryptococcus Neoformans Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor Metastatic Adenocarcinoma 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marilyn M. Bui
    • 1
  • Ehab A. ElGabry
    • 2
  • Walid E. Khalbuss
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Anatomic PathologyMoffitt Cancer Center (MCC)TampaUSA
  2. 2.University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)-ShadysidePittsburghUSA
  3. 3.Department of PathologyGE Clarient Diagnostic ServicesAliso ViejoUSA

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