The Blood-Brain Barrier: Morphology, Physiology and its Changes in Cancer Patients

  • Jean-Yves Delattre
  • Jerome B. Posner
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Part of the ESO Monographs book series (ESO MONOGRAPHS)


It has been clear since the time of Ehrlich that the greater part of the CNS is not stained when Trypan blue is injected into the blood stream, even when other organs of the body are very heavily stained.


Brain Metastasis Meningeal Carcinomatosis Positron Emission Tomographic Study Experimental Brain Tumor Osmotic Opening 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jean-Yves Delattre
    • 1
  • Jerome B. Posner
    • 2
  1. 1.Service de NeurologieHôpital de la SalpêtrièreParis Cedex 13France
  2. 2.Department of NeurologyMemorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer CenterNew YorkUSA

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