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Histological and immunocytochemical findings in a case of fetal choroid plexus papilloma.

Authors
  • Gertz, H J
  • Unger, M
  • Lobeck, H
  • Stoltenburg-Didinger, G
Type
Published Article
Journal
Zentralblatt für allgemeine Pathologie u. pathologische Anatomie
Publication Date
Jan 01, 1990
Volume
136
Issue
7-8
Pages
719–722
Identifiers
PMID: 1708643
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Reported in this paper is a case of a fetus delivered in the 24th week of pregnancy whose intracranial space was found to be almost totally filled up by a choroid plexus papilloma. Co-expression of vimentin and cytokeratin 8, 18 of the epithelium was immunocytochemically observed, as had been also described in normal fetal choroid plexus.

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