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2009 Diagnostic Slide Session Cases

Case #
Protocol
Diagnosis & Discussion
Virtual Slides
Publication Citation
2009-01 DS-2009-01 Neurocutaneous melanosis with leptomeningeal and brain parenchymal melanocytic lesions favoring progression to malignant
melanoma
 
2009-02 DS-2009-02 Primary meningeal melanoma
 
2009-03 DS-2009-03 Glioblastoma with chordoid features
LINK TO SLIDE IN PROTOCOL DOCUMENT
 
2009-04 DS-2009-04 High grade myxoid rhabdoid neoplasm most consistent with
myoepithelial carcinoma; differential diagnosis includes atypical teratoid / rhabdoid tumor
 
2009-05 DS-2009-05 Neuronal gigantism with cortical thickening and gliosis; multifocal white matter demyelination and vascular changes, consistent with radiation effect; no tumor present
Gaughen JR, et al. Am J Neuroradiol. 2009 Nov;30 (10):1933-35
2009-06 DS-2009-06 Inflammatory pseudotumor in a patient with serum antiaquaporin-
4 antibody (neuromyelitis optica, or Devic's disease)
 
2009-07 DS-2009-07 Neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder
 
2009-08 DS-2009-08 Acute enteroviral meningomyelitis and encephalitis
 
2009-09 DS-2009-09 Glutaric aciduria, type II (Multiple acyl-CoA dehydrogenation deficiency)
 
2009-10 DS-2009-10 Molybdenum cofactor deficiency (OMIM #252150)