A Case of Primary Malignant Lymphoma of the Brain Associated with Acute Hydrocephalus

  • Takeshi Kondoh
  • Norihiko Tamaki
  • Tatsuya Nagashima
  • Takashi Kokunai
  • Satoshi Matsumoto
  • Ryouichi Ogawa
  • Sanenobu Nakao

Abstract

A case of primary cerebral malignant lymphoma associated with hydrocephalus is reported. The patient was a 54 year-old male who enjoyed good health until the onset of headache and vomiting 4 weeks before admission.

Key words

Immunological study Hydrocephalus Malignant lymphoma Meningeal involvement 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Takeshi Kondoh
    • 1
  • Norihiko Tamaki
    • 1
  • Tatsuya Nagashima
    • 1
  • Takashi Kokunai
    • 1
  • Satoshi Matsumoto
    • 1
  • Ryouichi Ogawa
    • 2
  • Sanenobu Nakao
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryKobe University School of MedicineKobeJapan
  2. 2.Third Department of Internal MedicineKobe University School of MedicineKobeJapan

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