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2012 Diagnostic Slide Session Cases

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Case #
Diagnosis & Discussion
Virtual Slides
Publication Citation
2012-01 DS-2012-01 Type 1-predominant muscle with fiber type disproportion and vacuolization
2012-02 DS-2012-02 Sporadic inclusion body myositis
2012-03 DS-2012-03 Toxic spongiform leukoencephalopathy
2012-04 DS-2012-04 Recent angiocentric myelinoclastic and partially hemorrhagic lesions in basis pontis and cerebral white matter associated with acute pancreatitis, likely secondary to fat emboli and hyperlipasemia


2012-05 DS-2012-05 Desmoplastic infantile astrocytoma and ganglioglioma (DIA/G)
2012-06 DS-2012-06 Anaplastic gangliocytoma
2012-07 DS-2012-07 Fungal asbcess with Bipolaris species aka cerebral phaeohyphomycosis or chromoblastomycosis
2012-08 DS-2012-08 Chronic pachymeningitis with meningothelial proliferation and increased IgG4-positive plasma cells
2012-09 DS-2012-09 Encephalopathy associated with monoclonal IgM lambda protein deposition
2012-10 DS-2012-10 Crystal-Storing histiocytosis associated with kappa light chain restricted plasma cells