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Volume 6, issue 1

Diagnostyka plynu mózgowo rdzeniowego

The role of cytological examination in cerebrovascular diseases

ZOFIA OSUCH1
1. Kliniki Neurologii PAM w Szczecinie
Postępy Psychiatrii i Neurologii, 1997, 6, 11-17
Keywords: cerebrovascular diseases, diagnostics, cytological examination

Abstract

Knowledge on cytological diagnostics of the cerebrospinal fluid in acute vascular diseases of the brain and spinal cord is briefly overviewed in the paper. The sequence of cytological syndromes is discussed in cases of: (l) bleeding to the cerebra spinal fluid spaces, and (2) cerebral infarction foci. A number of data useful in everyday clinical practice are presented to the leader. (ed.)

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Dr Zofia Osuch,
Klinika Neurologii PAM,
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