Published in Cancer Weekly, August 24th, 2004
"Clear cell histology is the hallmark of oligodendroglioma (OG) but also characterizes clear cell ependymoma (CCE) and central neurocytoma (CN)," neurologists in Austria explained. "Immunohistochemistry for glial and neuronal proteins may support differential diagnosis."
In their study, O. Koperek and colleagues at the University of Vienna "investigated systematically [the] diagnostic value and limits of immunohistochemistry using representative tumor specimens (>1 cm in diameter) of well-defined OGs, CCEs, and CNs (n=10,...
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