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2006 Diagnostic Slide Session Cases

Case #
Diagnosis & Discussion
Virtual Slides
Publication Citation
2006-01 DS-2006-01 Deposition of kappa light chain protein involving brain parenchyma, vascular lumens and perivascular regions, including subarachnoid space, secondary to splenic marginal zone lymphoma (W.H.O.)
Rodriguez FJ et al. Lab Invest. 2008 Oct; 88 (10):1024-37
2006-02 DS-2006-02 Rothia mucilaginosa (Stomatococcus mucilaginosus) induced meningitis
2006-03 DS-2006-03 Cerebral malaria, Plasmodium falciparum
2006-04 DS-2006-04 Cladophialophora bantiana infection
2006-05 DS-2006-05 Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis (nephrogenic fibrosing dermopathy), with involvement of skeletal muscle Digital “virtual slide” of the hematoxylin and eosin-stained section of the left biceps muscle biopsy (DO NOT HAVE LINK)  
2006-06 DS-2006-06 Desmoplastic infantile ganglioglioma
2006-07 DS-2006-07 Spindle cell oncocytoma of the adenohypophysis
“Virtual slide” H and E section of the tumour tissue. (DO NOT HAVE LINK)
Borota OC et al. Clin Neuropathol. 2009 Mar-Apr;28(2):91-5
2006-08 DS-2006-08 Alveolar soft part sarcoma, metastatic
2006-09 DS-2006-09 Secretory meningioma with metastatic lobular breast carcinoma
2006-10 DS-2006-10 Neurosarcoidosis
Markert JM et al. Clin Neuropathol. 2007 Mar-Apr;26(2):59-67