Immunohistopathology in Diagnostic Neuropathology

  • H. H. Goebel
  • B. Rama
  • M. Schlie
Part of the Advances in Neurosurgery book series (NEURO, volume 11)


Within the field of surgical pathology, immunohistochemistry is now frequently applied to the morphological diagnosis of lymphomas (11), certain carcinomas and other selected types of tumor (12). In neuropathology, the study of neuro-oncological and non-neoplastic diseases may also receive diagnostic support from performing immunohistological techniques, which encompass immunofluorescent and immunoperoxidase methods. The following report represents a survey of our experience in this recently developed field of diagnostic neuropathology.


Glial Fibrillary Acidic Protein Pituitary Adenoma Factor VIII Herpes Simplex Encephalitis Autopsy Specimen 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. H. Goebel
    • 1
  • B. Rama
    • 1
  • M. Schlie
    • 2
  1. 1.Abteilung für Neuropathologie, Pathologisches InstitutJohannes Gutenberg-UniversitätMainzGermany
  2. 2.Abteilung für Neurochirurgie, Medizinische EinrichtungenUniversität GöttingenGöttingenGermany

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