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2008 Diagnostic Slide Session Cases

Case #
Diagnosis & Discussion
Virtual Slides
Publication Citation
2008-01 DS-2008-01 Vanishing white matter (VWM) disease
2008-02 DS-2008-02 Sporadic glioneuronal tauopathy with features of corticobasal degeneration in a patient with the clinical phenotype of primary lateral sclerosis
2008-03 DS-2008-03 Familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, with extensive leptomeningeal fibrosis
2008-04 DS-2008-04 Human T-lymphotropic virus type 1 (HTLV-1)-associated myelopathy / tropical spastic paraparesis (HAM/TSP)
2008-05 DS-2008-05 Seizure disorder with filamin-positive cytoplasmic astrocytic inclusions (“astrocytopathy” or “filaminopathy”)
Hazrati LN, et al. J Neuropathol Exp Neurol. 2008 July;67(7):669-76
2008-06 DS-2008-06 Dural granulomatosis with vasculitis, most consistent with intracranial Wegener’s granulomatosis
Baaj AA et al. J Neuroimaging. 2009 Apr;19(2):194-7
2008-07 DS-2008-07 Lymphomatoid Granulomatosis, WHO grade III, involving cortex,
brainstem, spinal cord, skin and lung
2008-08 DS-2008-08 Diffuse malignant Schwannian leptomeningeal sarcomatosis
2008-09 DS-2008-09 Cortical fibromatosis in a case of Von Recklinghausen's disease
2008-10 DS-2008-10 Plexiform perineurioma